Can you take Omeprazole with Tums?

Can I take a chewable antacid with Omeprazole?

Since there are no interaction between omeprazole and tums ingredients, patient can combine these two medicines during a short-term period. It is especially good at the beginning of omeprazole therapy, because omeprazole full effects are expected during 2-3 days, while Tums are working immediately in relieving heartburn, but only for a short-time. Ideally you would take a chewable antacid such are tums at least a half hour after taking omeprazole because you should give your body a little time to get the omeprazole in before taking tums that works by coating the stomach.

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