Treats frequent heartburn (occurs 2 or more days a week); not intended for immediate relief od heartburn; this drug may take 1 to 4 days for full effect. Sodium free, gluten free. One 14 day course of treatment.
Adults 18 years of age and older; this product is to be used once a day (every 24 hours), every day for 14 days; it may take 1 to 4 days for full effect, although some people get complete relief of symptoms within 24 hours. 14- Day Course of Treatment; swallow 1 capsule with a glass of water before eating in the morning; take every day for 14 days; do not take more than 1 capsule a day; swallow whole. Do not crush or chew capsules; do not use for more than 14 days unless directed by your doctor. Repeated 14-Day Courses (if needed); you may repeat a 14-day course every 4 months; do not take for more than 14 days or more often than every 4 months unless directed from a doctor. Children under 18 years of age: ask a doctor before use. Heartburn in children may sometimes be caused by a serious condition. Read the directions, warnings and package insert before use. Keep the carton and package insert. They contain important information. Store at 20-25 degrees C (68-77 degrees F). Keep product out of high heat and humidity. Protect product from moisture. Close cap tightly after use.
In Each Capsule: Lansoprazole 15 mg
D&C Red No. 28; D&C Yellow No. 10; FD&C Blue No. 1; Gelatin; Hypromellose; Low Substituted Hydroxypropyl Cellulose; Mannitol; Meglumine; Methacrylic Acid Copolymer; Pharmaceutical Ink; Polyethylene Glycol; Polysorbate 80; Sodium Lauryl Sulfate; Sugar Spheres; Talc; Titanium Dioxide
Allergy alert: Do not use if you are allergic to lansoprazole; Do not use: if you have trouble or pain swallowing food, vomiting with blood, or bloody or black stools. These may be signs of serious condition. See your doctor. Ask a doctor before use if you have; liver disease; had heartburn over 3 months. This may be a sign of a more serious condition; heartburn with lightheadedness, sweating or dizziness; chest pain or shoulder pain with shortness of breath, sweating, pain spreading to arms, neck or shoulders, or lightheadedness; frequent chest pain; frequent wheezing, particularly with heartburn; unexplained weight loss; nausea or vomiting; stomach pain. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking; warfarin (blood-thinning medicine); prescription antifungal or anti-yeast medicines; digoxin (heart medicine); theophylline (asthma medicine); tacrolimus or mycophenolate mofetil (immune system medicines); atazanavir (medicine for HIV infection); methotrexate (arthritis medicine). Stop use and ask a doctor if; your heartburn continues or worsens; you need to take this product for more than 14 days; you need to take more than 1 course of treatment every 4 months; you get diarrhea; you develop a rash or joint pain. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. In case of an overdose, get medical help and contact Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222). DO NOT USE IF PRINTED SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING OR WHITE BAND AROUND THE CENTER OF EACH CAPSULE IS MISSING OR BROKEN.