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lansoprazole (Rite Aid Corporation)

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CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE 3 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON (11822-0117-3) > 14 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE Label Information
CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE 2 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON (11822-0117-2) > 14 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE Label Information
CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON (11822-0117-1) > 14 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE Label Information

Complete lansoprazole Information

  • Active ingredient (in each capsule)

    Lansoprazole 15 mg


  • Purpose

    Acid reducer


  • Use

    • 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 lansoprazole

    Do not use
    • if you have trouble or pain swallowing food, vomiting with blood, or bloody or black stools. These may be signs of a serious condition. See your doctor.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have
    • liver disease
    • 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

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking
    • warfarin (blood-thinning medicine)
    • prescription antifungal or anti-yeast medicines
    • digoxin (heart medicine)
    • theophylline (asthma medicine)
    • tacrolimus or mycophenolate mofetil (immune system medicines)
    • atazanavir (medicine for HIV infection)
    • methotrexate (arthritis medicine)

    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

    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
    • it may take 1 to 4 days for full effect, although some people get complete relief of symptoms within 24 hours

    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, warnings and package insert before use
    • keep the carton and package insert. They contain important information.
    • store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
    • keep product out of high heat and humidity
    • protect product from moisture

  • Inactive ingredients

    D&C red no. 28, D&C yellow no. 10, FD&C blue no. 1, gelatin, hypromellose, low substituted hydroxypropyl cellulose, mannitol, meglumine, methacrylic acid copolymer, pharmaceutical ink, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, sodium lauryl sulfate, sugar spheres, talc, titanium dioxide


  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-719-9260


  • Consumer Information

    Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg

    Acid Reducer

    May take 1 to 4 days for full effect, although some people get complete relief of symptoms within 24 hours

    Please read the entire package insert before taking Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg.

    Save for future reference.

    How Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg Treats Your Frequent Heartburn

    Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg stops acid production at the source – the pumps that release acid into the stomach. Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg is taken once a day (every 24 hours), every day for 14 days.

    What You Can Expect When Taking Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg

    Frequent heartburn can occur anytime during the 24-hour period (day or night). Take Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg in the morning before eating. Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg is clinically proven to treat frequent heartburn. Although some people get complete relief of symptoms within 24 hours, it may take 1 to 4 days for full effect. Make sure you take Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg every day for 14 days to treat your frequent heartburn.

    Who Should Take Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg Adults (18 years and older) with frequent heartburn – when you have heartburn 2 or more days a week.

    Who Should NOT Take Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg

    People who have one episode of heartburn a week or less, or who want immediate relief of heartburn.

    How to Take Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg

    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.

    When to Take Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg Again

    You may repeat a 14-day course of therapy every 4 months.

    When to Talk to Your Doctor

    Do not take for more than 14 days or more often than every 4 months unless directed by a doctor.

    Warnings and When to Ask Your Doctor

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

    Do not use

    • if you have trouble or pain swallowing food, vomiting with blood, or bloody or black stools. These may be signs of a serious condition. See your doctor.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • liver disease
    • 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

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking

    • warfarin (blood-thinning medicine)
    • prescription antifungal or anti-yeast medicines
    • digoxin (heart medicine)
    • theophylline (asthma medicine)
    • tacrolimus or mycophenolate mofetil (immune system medicines)
    • atazanavir (medicine for HIV infection)
    • methotrexate (arthritis medicine)

    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

    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).

    Tips for Managing Heartburn

    • Avoid foods or drinks that are more likely to cause heartburn, such as rich, spicy, fatty and fried foods, chocolate, caffeine, alcohol and even some acidic fruits and vegetables.
    • Eat slowly and do not eat big meals.
    • Do not eat late at night or just before bedtime.
    • Do not lie flat or bend over soon after eating.
    • Raise the head of your bed.
    • Wear loose-fitting clothing around your stomach.
    • If you are overweight, lose weight.
    • If you smoke, quit smoking.

    Clinical studies prove Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg effectively treats frequent heartburn

    In three clinical studies, Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg was shown to be significantly better than placebo in treating frequent heartburn.

    How Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg is Sold

    Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg is available in 14 capsule, 28 capsule and 42 capsule sizes. These sizes contain one, two and three 14-day courses of treatment, respectively. Do not use for more than 14 days in a row unless directed by your doctor. For the 28 count (two 14-day courses) and the 42 count (three 14-day courses), you may repeat a 14-day course every 4 months.

    For Questions or Comments About Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg

    Call 1-800-719-9260

    Distributed By

    Perrigo®

    Allegan, MI 49010

    : 3T300 00 J4


  • Package/Label Principal Display Panel

    Compare to the active ingredient of Prevacid® 24 HR

    lansoprazole delayed release capsules 15 mg

    acid reducer

    24 HOUR

    may take 1 to 4 days for full effect, although some people get complete relief of symptoms within 24 hours

    clinically proven to treat frequent heartburn

    sodium free

    ACTUAL SIZE

    14 TOTAL CAPSULES

    ONE 14-DAY COURSE OF TREATMENT

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    LANSOPRAZOLE 
    lansoprazole capsule, delayed release
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:11822-0117
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    LANSOPRAZOLE (UNII: 0K5C5T2QPG) (LANSOPRAZOLE - UNII:0K5C5T2QPG) LANSOPRAZOLE 15 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    D&C RED NO. 28 (UNII: 767IP0Y5NH)  
    D&C YELLOW NO. 10 (UNII: 35SW5USQ3G)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    GELATIN (UNII: 2G86QN327L)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    MANNITOL (UNII: 3OWL53L36A)  
    MEGLUMINE (UNII: 6HG8UB2MUY)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    POLYSORBATE 80 (UNII: 6OZP39ZG8H)  
    SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE (UNII: 368GB5141J)  
    TALC (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color PINK, GREEN Score no score
    Shape CAPSULE Size 16mm
    Flavor Imprint Code L3T3
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:11822-0117-1 1 in 1 CARTON
    1 14 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2 NDC:11822-0117-2 2 in 1 CARTON
    2 14 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    3 NDC:11822-0117-3 3 in 1 CARTON
    3 14 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    ANDA ANDA202319 05/18/2012
    Labeler - Rite Aid Corporation (014578892)