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Omeprazole

Omeprazole, Prilosec, Nexium Control (omeprazole) is a small molecule pharmaceutical. Omeprazole was first approved as Omeprazole on 1989-09-14. It is used to treat duodenal ulcer, esophagitis, gastroesophageal reflux, heartburn, and helicobacter infections amongst others in the USA. It has been approved in Europe to treat gastroesophageal reflux. The pharmaceutical is active against potassium-transporting ATPase alpha chain 1. In addition, it is known to target chloride channel protein 2. Omeprazole’s patents are valid until 2036-12-08 (FDA).

 

Trade Name

 

Nexium Control
 

Common Name

 

omeprazole
 

ChEMBL ID

 

CHEMBL1503
 

Indication

 

duodenal ulcer, esophagitis, gastroesophageal reflux, heartburn, helicobacter infections, stomach ulcer, zollinger-ellison syndrome
 

Drug Class

 

Antiulcer agents (benzimidazole derivatives)

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Omeprazole structure rendering