Omeprazole:

Omeprazole:

Omeprazole:

It is a gastric proton pump inhibitor

It is a substitute benzimidazole derivative acts on the final step of acid production & therefore controls intragastric acidity irrespective of stimulus.
It markedly inhibits basal & stimulated gastric acid secretion.
It is antisecretory drug which is very effective for rapidly healing peptic ulcer & erosive oesophagitis & for reducing gastric acid hyper secretion in patients with Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome.

Indication:

  • Duodenal and Gastric ulcer
  • Reflux or Ulcerative oesophagitis
  • Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
  • NSAID-induced ulcers
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