Pyrocalm Control - Omeprazole 20mg tablets
Pyrocalm omeprazole contains the active ingredient omeprazole which belongs to a group or medicines called "proton pump inhibitors". These medicines, including omeprazole work by reducing the amount of acid that your stomach produces. This daily tablet is available over the counter, omeprazole provides short term treatment for reflux symptoms such as heartburn and acid regurgitation in adults.
Omeprazole is used for reflux, which is a backflow of acid from the stomach into the food pipe which can become inflamed and painful. The main causes of reflux are; coffee, alcohol, chocolate, fatty and spicy foods, being overweight, smoking, pregnancy, stress and anxiety, some medicines such as anti-inflammatory painkillers (e.g. ibuprofen) and hiatus hernia (where part of the stomach moves up into the chest).
Most patients achieve complete relief of heartburn within 7 days of taking omeprazole pyrocalm tablets.
- Provides short term relief from reflux symptoms
- Easy to swallow tablets
- Reduces the amount of acid that your stomach produces
- Contains 20mg of omeprazole per tablet
- Effects last for up to 24 hours
- Works to treat heartburn and indigestion