Lansoprazole is among the family of medications known as proton pump inhibitors. Proton pump inhibitors lower the amount of acid secreted into the stomach. They are used to treat stomach ulcers, duodenal ulcers (duodenum, or upper part of the small intestine), and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
Dose of Lansoprazole
Prevacid (Lansoprazole) is available in capsule and tablet form. Usual dose is 15 to 60mg daily, once or in divided doses.
Common side effects:
- Fast or irregular heartbeat
- Bloody stool
- Muscle cramps
- Uncoordinated movements
Cost of Prevacid (Lansoprazole)
The price of lansoprazole ranges between $8.00 and $16.00 for a bottle of 30 capsules, strength 30mg, with a coupon. To find the least expensive pharmacy near you that sells lansoprazole, and to download a coupon, click here.
Where Can I Get a Prescription for Lansoprazole?
Prevacid must be prescribed by a physician or other licensed prescriber. Did you know? QuickMD can treat your stomach problems remotely by telemedicine and prescribe lansoprazole online.