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Were you looking for information about Lansoprazole? Lanzoprazole is a common misspelling of lansoprazole.
People who experience certain conditions involving the esophagus, stomach, or intestines may benefit from lansoprazole (Prevacid®). This medication is classified as a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) and works by decreasing the amount of acid produced in the stomach. As with any drug, there are possible side effects with lansoprazole. Some of the common side effects seen with this drug include nausea, headaches, and diarrhea. Among the conditions that you should let your healthcare provider know about before you take it include liver disease or any allergies.
(To read the full eMedTV article on this drug, click Lansoprazole. This article further discusses how lansoprazole works, general dosing guidelines, and what to tell your healthcare provider prior to taking the drug. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
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