What is "Omez»

First of all I must say that "Omez" refers to the anti-ulcer drugs, proton pump inhibitors.As active ingredient "Omez" contains omeprazole.

Currently there are several forms of release of the drug: enteric capsules with different contents of active substance and lyophilisates for solution for infusion.

Typically, capsules containing 10 mg omeprazole and housing have yellow light purple cap and inscription «OMEZ 10" on both sides of the capsule.Capsules containing 20 mg of omeprazole, have a transparent body and pink cap, the inscription on such capsules - «OMEZ».Capsules containing 40 mg of active substance very similar to the 10 mg capsules, but they pale purple body and yellow cap, and the inscription «OMEZ 40".Due to the color of the capsules can be easily distinguished.


«Omez" has a fairly bro
ad spectrum of activity and a huge list of indications.One of the most important evidence is a gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer.Typically, in these diseases the drug is used at a dosage of 20 mg
in 2-4 weeks.But in more advanced cases can be received 40 mg for 6 weeks.

also indications for use are: erosive and ulcerative esophagitis, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, erosive and ulcerative changes in the upper gastrointestinal tract that occur in liver cirrhosis, and gastroesophageal reflux disease ezafagealnaya.

Typically, the drug begin with a dosage of 20 mg, and if there are any side effects of the dose was reduced to 10 mg.


According to many medical surveys and studies, the drug deserves due attention, though it has a sufficient number of side effects.

80% of the respondents side effects were observed.However, many of them pointed out that the very strong pain in the epigastric medication helps bad.It only makes the pain quieter, but does not eliminate it completely.

20% also noted that the drug caused them quite complex patient side effects, because of which had to refuse admission.They noted that after receiving arise spontaneously pain, weakness and dizziness, and may increase the temperature to 37,5oS.