Losec Control gastro-resistant tablets contains the active substance omeprazole. It belongs to a group of
medicines called ‘proton pump inhibitors’. They work by reducing the amount of acid that your stomach
Losec Control is used in adults for the short-term treatment of reflux symptoms (for example heartburn and
Always take Losec Control exactly as described in this leaflet. You should check with your doctor or
pharmacist if you are not sure.
The usual dose is one 20 mg tablet once a day for 14 days. Contact your doctor if you are not free from
symptoms after this period.
It might be necessary to take the tablets for 2-3 consecutive days to achieve improvement of symptoms.
Usually complete relief of heartburn is achieved within 7 days. If you experience complete relief of symptoms,
Do not take Losec Control tablets if you are aged less than 18 years old.