Losec (omeprazole)

Losec (omeprazole) is a proton-pump inhibitor for acid-related diseases.

Losec is widely available as a capsule (10, 20, and 40 mg), and also as Losec MUPS tablets (10, 20, and 40 mg) which reached their first markets in early 1998.

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What is a proton pump inhibitor?

PPIs work by inhibiting a process called the hydrogen-potassium adenosine triphosphatase enzyme system (the ‘proton pump’), which produces acid in the stomach.