Lyrab 20mg Injection Description:
Lyrab 20mg Injection is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn.
Lyrab 20mg Injection is used in the treatment of acidity, heartburn and stomach ulcers.
Nausea, Headache, Abdominal pain, Constipation, Flatulence, Diarrhoea.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Lyrab an over the counter product?
No, Lyrab is not an over the counter product, it is available when prescribed by a doctor.
Is Lyrab an antacid?
Lyrab is not an antacid. It belongs to the class of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) which decrease the amount of acid produced in the stomach while antacids only neutralize the stomach acid by coating the stomach.
Does Lyrab cause osteoporosis (thinning of bones)?
Yes, long term use of Lyrab can cause osteoporosis (thinning of bones). It decreases the calcium absorption leading to calcium deficiency and increases the risk of bone fractures of hip, wrist or spine. Inform your doctor if you have osteoporosis or if you are taking corticosteroids (these can increase the risk of osteoporosis) before starting your therapy. Take enough calcium and vitamin D to reduce the risk.
Can I take aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate or other antacids with Lyrab?
Lyrab can be taken with antacids like aluminum hydroxide, magnesium carbonate or