Hyperacidity/GERD/Ulcers

Perrigo Approved for Generic Zegerid OTC

Perrigo announced that it has received tentative approval from the FDA for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) to market over-the-counter (OTC) omeprazole and sodium bicarbonate capsules 20mg/1100mg, the store brand equivalent to Merck’s Zegerid OTC.

Dysphagia Not Tied to Post-Anterior Cervical Op Swelling

Dysphagia Not Tied to Post-Anterior Cervical Op Swelling

Although significant soft-tissue swelling can occur after anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) procedures, the width of the prevertebral soft-tissue swelling on radiographic analysis does not correlate with the severity of postoperative dysphagia.

PRILOSEC OTC WILDBERRY (omeprazole magnesium) 20.6mg delayed-release tablets by Procter & Gamble

P & G Launches Prilosec OTC Wildberry

Procter & Gamble announced the launch of Prilosec OTC (omeprazole delayed-release tablets 20mg) Wildberry, a flavor-coated 24-hour pill for the treatment of frequent heartburn.