Omeprazole / Sodium Bicarbonate OTC Side Effects
What should I watch for?
Visit your doctor for regular check ups. Tell your doctor if your symptoms do not get better or if they get worse.
You may need blood work done while you are taking this medicine.
This medicine may cause a decrease in vitamin B12. You should make sure that you get enough vitamin B12 while you are taking this medicine. Discuss the foods you eat and the vitamins you take with your health care professional.
Side Effects to watch for
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
bone, muscle or joint pain
fast, irregular heartbeat
feeling faint or lightheaded, falls
rash on cheeks or arms that gets worse in the sun
redness, blistering, peeling or loosening of the skin, including inside the mouth
- stomach polyps
swelling of the ankles, legs
trouble passing urine or change in the amount of urine
unusual bleeding, bruising
unusually weak or tired
yellowing of the eyes or skin
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
What may interact with this drug?
Do not take this medicine with any of the following medications:
This medicine may also interact with the following medications:
- antifungals like itraconazole, ketoconazole, and voriconazole
- antivirals like delavirdine, efavirenz, indinavir, saquinavir
- certain medicines that treat or prevent blood clots like warfarin
- iron supplements
- medicines for anxiety, panic, and sleep like diazepam
- medicines for seizures like carbamazepine, phenobarbital, phenytoin
- mycophenolate mofetil
- other medicines for stomach acid
- vitamin B12