ZEGERID OTC - omeprazole and sodium bicarbonate capsule 
MSD Consumer Care, Inc.


Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each capsule) Purpose
Omeprazole 20 mg Acid reducer
Sodium Bicarbonate 1100 mg Allows absorption of this omeprazole product



Allergy alert

Do not use if you are allergic to omeprazole

Do not use if you have:

  • trouble or pain swallowing food
  • vomiting with blood
  • bloody or black stools

These may be the signs of a serious condition. See your doctor.

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • had heartburn over 3 months. This may be a sign of a more serious condition.
  • heartburn with lightheadedness, sweating or dizziness
  • chest pain or shoulder pain with shortness of breath; sweating; pain spreading to arms, neck or shoulders; or lightheadedness
  • frequent chest pain
  • frequent wheezing, particularly with heartburn
  • unexplained weight loss
  • nausea or vomiting
  • stomach pain
  • a sodium-restricted diet

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking

  • warfarin or clopidogrel (blood-thinning medicine)
  • prescription antifungal or anti-yeast medicines
  • diazepam (anxiety medicine)
  • digoxin (heart medicine)
  • tacrolimus (immune system medicine)
  • prescription antiretrovirals (medicines for HIV infection)
  • any other prescription drugs. Sodium bicarbonate may interact with certain prescription drugs

Stop use and ask doctor if

  • your heartburn continues or worsens
  • you need to take this product for more than 14 days
  • you need to take more than 1 course of treatment every 4 months

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


Heartburn in children may sometimes be caused by a serious condition.

Other information

Inactive ingredients

croscarmellose sodium, FD&C blue No. 1, gelatin, magnesium stearate, pharmaceutical ink, polysorbate 80, titanium dioxide

Questions or comments?

Call 1-888-ZEG-OTC (1-888-493-4682) between 8:00AM and 5:00PM Central Standard Time, Monday through Friday or visit www.ZegeridOTC.com

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PO Box 377, Memphis, TN 38151 USA,
a subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc.,
Whitehouse Station, NJ USA.


NDC 11523-7265-3

Treats Frequent Heartburn



Three 14-Day Courses of Treatment

Principal Display Panel - 42 Capsules Carton

omeprazole and sodium bicarbonate capsule
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:11523-7265
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Omeprazole (Omeprazole) Omeprazole 20 mg
Sodium Bicarbonate (Bicarbonate Ion) Sodium Bicarbonate 1100 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
croscarmellose sodium  
FD&C blue No. 1  
magnesium stearate  
polysorbate 80  
titanium dioxide  
Product Characteristics
Color WHITE (with blue band) Score no score
Shape CAPSULE Size 23mm
Flavor Imprint Code ZEG;20
# Item Code Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 NDC:11523-7265-1 1 BOTTLE ( BOTTLE) in 1 CARTON contains a BOTTLE
1 14 CAPSULE ( CAPSULE) in 1 BOTTLE This package is contained within the CARTON (11523-7265-1)
2 NDC:11523-7265-2 2 BOTTLE ( BOTTLE) in 1 CARTON contains a BOTTLE
2 14 CAPSULE ( CAPSULE) in 1 BOTTLE This package is contained within the CARTON (11523-7265-2)
3 NDC:11523-7265-3 3 BOTTLE ( BOTTLE) in 1 CARTON contains a BOTTLE
3 14 CAPSULE ( CAPSULE) in 1 BOTTLE This package is contained within the CARTON (11523-7265-3)

Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NDA NDA022281 04/01/2010

Labeler - MSD Consumer Care, Inc. (968091715)
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
Norwich Pharmaceuticals 132218731 MANUFACTURE

Revised: 12/2011 MSD Consumer Care, Inc.