BASIC CARE ESOMEPRAZOLE MAGNESIUM- esomeprazole capsule, delayed release 
L. Perrigo Company

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Amazon Esomeprazole Magnesium Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each capsule)

Esomeprazole 20 mg

(Each delayed-release capsule corresponds to 22 mg esomeprazole magnesium dihydrate)

Purpose

Acid reducer

Uses

treats frequent heartburn (occurs 2 or more days a week)
not intended for immediate relief of heartburn; this drug may take 1 to 4 days for full effect

Warnings

Allergy alert: Do not use if you are allergic to esomeprazole

Do not use if you have:

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

These may be 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.
frequent wheezing, particularly with heartburn
unexplained weight loss
nausea or vomiting
stomach pain

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

taking a prescription drug. Acid reducers may interact with certain prescription drugs.

Stop use and ask a 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
you get diarrhea
you develop a rash or joint pain

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. (1-800-222-1222)

Directions

adults 18 years of age and older
this product is to be used once a day (every 24 hours), every day for 14 days
may take 1 to 4 days for full effect

14-Day Course of Treatment

swallow 1 capsule with a glass of water before eating in the morning
take every day for 14 days
do not take more than 1 capsule a day
swallow whole. Do not crush or chew capsules.
do not use for more than 14 days unless directed by your doctor

Repeated 14-Day Courses (if needed)

you may repeat a 14-day course every 4 months
do not take for more than 14 days or more often than every 4 months unless directed by a doctor
children under 18 years of age: ask a doctor before use. Heartburn in children may sometimes be caused by a serious condition.

Other information

read the directions and warnings before use
keep the carton. It contains important information.
store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Inactive ingredients

FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 3, ferric oxide, gelatin, glyceryl monostearate, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, meglumine, methacrylic acid copolymer, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, shellac, sodium lauryl sulfate, sugar spheres, talc, titanium dioxide, triethyl citrate

Questions or comments?

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Capsules

esomeprazole magnesium delayed-release capsules, 20 mg / Acid Reducer

Treats Frequent Heartburn

24 HR

actual size

May take 1 to 4 days for full effect

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42 CAPSULES

three 14-day courses of treatment

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BASIC CARE ESOMEPRAZOLE MAGNESIUM 
esomeprazole capsule, delayed release
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0113-0732
Route of AdministrationORAL
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ESOMEPRAZOLE (UNII: N3PA6559FT) (ESOMEPRAZOLE - UNII:N3PA6559FT) ESOMEPRAZOLE20 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
FD&C RED NO. 3 (UNII: PN2ZH5LOQY)  
FERRIC OXIDE RED (UNII: 1K09F3G675)  
GELATIN (UNII: 2G86QN327L)  
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE (UNII: 230OU9XXE4)  
HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
MEGLUMINE (UNII: 6HG8UB2MUY)  
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
POLYSORBATE 80 (UNII: 6OZP39ZG8H)  
SHELLAC (UNII: 46N107B71O)  
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE (UNII: 368GB5141J)  
TALC (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
TRIETHYL CITRATE (UNII: 8Z96QXD6UM)  
Product Characteristics
ColorBLUE (opaque) Scoreno score
ShapeCAPSULE (oblong) Size14mm
FlavorImprint Code L898
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
1NDC:0113-0732-011 in 1 CARTON01/09/2018
114 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
2NDC:0113-0732-033 in 1 CARTON01/09/2018
214 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA20719301/09/2018
Labeler - L. Perrigo Company (006013346)

Revised: 10/2019
Document Id: d07fc144-fa54-4697-92db-48651c4dbe75
Set id: 5f6ca907-37a3-42ce-a4c1-99af29525ead
Version: 5
Effective Time: 20191009
 
L. Perrigo Company