How does Losec Mups work?
Omeprazole is the active ingredient in Losec Mups tablets (MUPS – Multiple unit Pellet System). Omeprazole is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) that works by blocking the enzyme in the wall of the stomach that produces acid.
A normal part of the digestive process is when acid is produced in the tummy. The lining in the stomach can resist acid attacks. But if the layer is damaged in anyway, or there is a build up of stomach acid an ulcer can develop.
How do I take Losec Mups?
Losec tablets can be taken with or without food or as directed by your doctor. The usual dose is 20 mg once a day for 4 to 8 weeks depending on what condition you are treating. Swallow the tablets whole with water or as directed by your doctor.
All medicines do have side effects associated with taking them however not everyone will suffer from them. All medication will come with side effect information from the manufactures. It is also best you talk to your doctor if you have any concerns as they maybe able to change the dose you are currently taking or change medications. Common side effects include:
- Skin reaction
- Excess gas
- Stomach aches and cramps
Please see your doctor for more information and to check if the medication conflicts with any existing medical conditions or medications you are currently taking.
How do I buy Losec Mups online?
It’s easy! First you need to obtain a valid prescription through an online consultation to purchase Losec Mups as it is a prescription medication. This is a free and short consultation from the privacy of your home. This replaces the face-to-face consult you would normally have with a doctor. Once you have been approved the medication will be sent out to you.