More Instructions for Prilosec OTC

What If I Take an Overdose?

People who take too much Prilosec OTC may have overdose symptoms that could include:
 
  • Confusion
  • Drowsiness
  • Blurred vision
  • A rapid heart rate (tachycardia)
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Sweating and flushing
  • Headaches
  • Dry mouth.
     
If you happen to take too much, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Prilosec Overdose for more information.)
 

How Should Prilosec OTC Be Stored?

Prilosec OTC should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture or heat. The tablets should be kept in an airtight container.
 
Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your Prilosec OTC as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
 

Available Strengths

Over-the-counter Prilosec OTC is available in one strength -- Prilosec OTC 20 mg tablets.
 

Generic Prilosec OTC

This medication is available in generic form (see Generic Prilosec for more information).

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