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Lansoprazole (Prevacid)

Lansoprazole (Prevacid) is a medicine that is used to decrease the amount of acid that is made by the stomach.

It may be used to treat ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux (GER or GERD) and heartburn.

It is available as capsule, and as an oral disintegrating tablet. Your pharmacy may also be able to make a liquid for you.

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Possible Side Effects of Medication

Call Your Child's Doctor If:


Last Updated: 11/2013