What is the cheapest medications for GERD?

What is the cheapest medications for GERD?

Popular GERD Drugs

  • omeprazole. $12.73.
  • Protonix. pantoprazole. $6.84.
  • Pepcid. famotidine. $9.00.
  • Carafate. sucralfate. $23.36.
  • Prevacid. lansoprazole. $16.44.
  • Nexium. esomeprazole. $149.01.
  • Reglan. metoclopramide. $9.82.
  • Dexilant. dexlansoprazole. $166.63.

What is the strongest prescription for GERD?

PPIs are the most powerful medications available for treating GERD.

What is the brand generic name of the drug indicated for GERD?

Drugs used to treat GERD

Drug name Rating Pregnancy
Generic name: omeprazole systemic Brand names: Prilosec, Prilosec OTC Drug class: proton pump inhibitors For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information
View information about pantoprazole pantoprazole 4.6 B

Is dexilant generic?

Dexilant®, the last remaining single-source (brand name) treatment for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), finally has a generic (dexlansoprazole) available.

What tablets are best for acid reflux?

The proton-pump inhibitors esomeprazole (Nexium 24HR), lansoprazole (Prevacid 24HR), and omeprazole (Prilosec OTC) are sold over-the-counter to treat frequent heartburn (two or more times per week) for 14 days. These types of medicines are also available as higher-strength prescriptions.

What is generic name for PEPCID?

Famotidine is an H2 blocker medication that is used to treat GERD, duodenal ulcers, and stomach ulcers. It is also FDA-approved to treat hypersecretory conditions like Zollinger-Ellison syndrome in adults. Famotidine is the generic form of Pepcid and is usually taken twice daily.

Is there a cheaper alternative to Dexilant?

Drugs like Aciphex, prescription-strength Nexium, Protonix and Prevacid are comparable alternatives. While some of these are just as expensive as Dexilant based on cash price, if they are covered by your insurance plan, they may be affordable.