Is it safe to take omeprazole when pregnant?

Answer You have to discuss this one with your doctor since it's FDA pregnancy category C and it's not known if omeprazole will harm an unborn baby. You should not breast-feed while you are taking omeprazo... Read More »

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What is omeprazole used for?

Omeprazole, which is marketed under the name Prilosec, is used to decrease the amount of stomach acid that is produced in the stomach, which helps treat the symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux dise... Read More »

If you have a 6 month old baby - had gestational diabetes with that pregnancy - and just found out that you are pregnant again is it safe to stay pregnant?

Yes, it is. You may be considered high risk by some care providers, because of the previous GD but otherwise, you should be fine. We usually encourage people to wait at least one year after a vagin... Read More »

You just found out you are pregnant you have a 6 months old and had gestational diabetes that led to a caesarian section Is it safe to stay pregnant and what are the risks if you do keep the baby?

Typically if you know you are pregnant and you develop diabetes but find out about it it is alright. Gestational diabetes (although not the greatest thing to have) is easy to control if you follow ... Read More »

Can you get high off omeprazole?

A side effect of omeprazole is low magnesium, which can cause some people to become confused or jittery. But that is not being high.I am providing a link to the side effects, but be cautious, as i... Read More »