What are Generics?
Generic drugs marketed without brand names contain the exact same active ingredients used in their brand-name counterparts, but cost significantly less. The drugs are required to meet U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) standards for safety, purity and effectiveness.
Prevacid (Lansoprazole) is used to treat ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux (GERD), erosive esophagitis, or Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Lansoprazole may also be used to treat ulcers due to long-term use of certain pain/anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Generic Prevacid is a cost-saving medication prescribed by medical physicians worldwide.
Prevacid also marketed as:
Amarin, lansoprazole, Lansoprazole.
*Prevacid® is a registered trademark of Novartis.