dosage of omeprazole
Dec 1, 2011
I have no refills on my protonix perscription until I see my doctor, which is a week and a half away. My protonix is 40mg and the over the counter substiute Omeprzole is only 20mg. Can I double the dose to be equilant to my protonix dosage?
Response from Dr. Young
Hi and thanks for posting.
Yes, 20 mg x 2 = 40 mg. It shouldn't be a problem.
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