ZEGERID: Package Insert and Label Information (Page 8 of 8)

INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE

ZEGERID® (ze-ger-id)

(omeprazole and sodium bicarbonate)

for oral suspension

Taking ZEGERID for oral suspension:

Important: ZEGERID should be taken on an empty stomach at least 1 hour before a meal.

1.
ZEGERID comes in packets containing 20 mg or 40 mg of ZEGERID.
2.
Use an oral syringe to draw up the amount of water needed to mix your dose. Ask your pharmacist for an oral syringe.
3.
Using the oral syringe, draw up 5 mL to 10 mL of water and add the water to a small cup. Do not mix ZEGERID with foods or liquids other than water.
4.
Empty the contents of the packet into the small cup.
5.
Stir well to dissolve the powder and drink the mixture right away.
6.
If any medicine remains after drinking, add more water, stir, and drink right away.

Giving ZEGERID for oral suspension with water through a nasogastric (NG) tube or orogastric (OG) tube:

Important: For patients receiving ZEGERID through a NG tube or OG tube, enteral feeding should be stopped approximately 3 hours before giving ZEGERID. You should wait at least 1 hour after giving ZEGERID before you start enteral feeding again.
1.
ZEGERID comes in packets containing 20 mg or 40 mg of ZEGERID.
2.
You will mix ZEGERID with 20 mL of water in a catheter tipped syringe.
3.
Use only a catheter tipped syringe to give ZEGERID through the NG or OG tube. Talk to your doctor about the size catheter tipped syringe you should use.
4.
Add 20 mL of water to the catheter tipped syringe. Do not use any food or liquids other than water to mix ZEGERID.
5.
Add the contents of 1 packet of ZEGERID to the syringe.
6.
Shake the syringe well to dissolve the powder.
7.
Inject the medicine through the NG or OG tube into the stomach right away.
8.
Refill the syringe with the same amount of water (20 mL) you used to prepare your dose of ZEGERID.
9.
Shake the syringe and flush any remaining medicine from the NG tube or OG tube into the stomach.


Distributed by:
Salix Pharmaceuticals, a division of
Bausch Health US, LLC
Bridgewater, NJ 08807 USAZEGERID is a trademark of Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. or its affiliates.

Any other product/brand names are trademarks of the respective owners.

© 2022 Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. or its affiliates

9658603 Revised: 03/2022

PACKAGE/LABEL PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL– 20mg sachet

NDC 68012-052-30

RX Only

Zegerid®

(omeprazole/sodium bicarbonate)

For Oral Suspension

Contains 30 single

20-mg dose packets

20 mg/1,680 mg

PHARMACIST: Dispense the enclosed

Medication Guide to each patient.

For more information, call 1-800-321-4576.

Salix PHARMACEUTICALS

20mgcarton
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PACKAGE/LABEL PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL- 40 mg sachet

NDC 68012-054-30

RX Only

Zegerid®

(omeprazole/sodium bicarbonate)

For Oral Suspension

Contains 30 single

40-mg dose packets

40 mg/1,680 mg

PHARMACIST: Dispense the enclosed

Medication Guide to each patient.

For more information, call 1-800-321-4576.

Salix PHARMACEUTICALS

40mgcarton
(click image for full-size original)

Package/Label Display Panel — 20 mg capsules

Rx only

NDC 68012-102-30

Zegerid®

(omeprazole/sodium bicarbonate)

Capsules

30 Capsules

20mg/1100mg

PHARMACIST: Dispense the enclosed

Medication Guide to each patient.

20mglabel
(click image for full-size original)

Package/Label Display Panel – 40 mg capsules

NDC 68012-104-30

Rx only

Zegerid®

(omeprazole/sodium bicarbonate)

Capsules

30 Capsules

40mg/1100mg

PHARMACIST: Dispense the enclosed

Medication Guide to each patient.

40mglabel
(click image for full-size original)
ZEGERID omeprazole and sodium bicarbonate powder, for suspension
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN PRESCRIPTION DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:68012-052
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
OMEPRAZOLE (OMEPRAZOLE) OMEPRAZOLE 20 mg
SODIUM BICARBONATE (BICARBONATE ION) SODIUM BICARBONATE 1680 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
XYLITOL
SUCROSE
SUCRALOSE
XANTHAN GUM
Product Characteristics
Color Score
Shape Size
Flavor PEACH, PEPPERMINT Imprint Code
Contains
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 NDC:68012-052-30 30 PACKET in 1 CARTON contains a PACKET
1 1 POWDER, FOR SUSPENSION in 1 PACKET This package is contained within the CARTON (68012-052-30)
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NDA NDA021636 06/15/2004
ZEGERID omeprazole and sodium bicarbonate powder, for suspension
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN PRESCRIPTION DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:68012-054
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
OMEPRAZOLE (OMEPRAZOLE) OMEPRAZOLE 40 mg
SODIUM BICARBONATE (BICARBONATE ION) SODIUM BICARBONATE 1680 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
XYLITOL
SUCROSE
SUCRALOSE
XANTHAN GUM
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 NDC:68012-054-30 30 PACKET in 1 CARTON contains a PACKET
1 1 POWDER, FOR SUSPENSION in 1 PACKET This package is contained within the CARTON (68012-054-30)
2 NDC:68012-054-03 3 PACKET in 1 CARTON contains a PACKET
2 1 POWDER, FOR SUSPENSION in 1 PACKET This package is contained within the CARTON (68012-054-03)
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NDA NDA021636 06/15/2014
ZEGERID omeprazole and sodium bicarbonate capsule
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN PRESCRIPTION DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:68012-102
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
OMEPRAZOLE (OMEPRAZOLE) OMEPRAZOLE 20 mg
SODIUM BICARBONATE (BICARBONATE ION) SODIUM BICARBONATE 1100 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM
SODIUM STEARYL FUMARATE
Product Characteristics
Color WHITE Score no score
Shape CAPSULE Size 23mm
Flavor Imprint Code 20
Contains
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 NDC:68012-102-30 30 CAPSULE in 1 BOTTLE None
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NDA NDA021849 02/27/2006
ZEGERID omeprazole and sodium bicarbonate capsule
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN PRESCRIPTION DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:68012-104
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
OMEPRAZOLE (OMEPRAZOLE) OMEPRAZOLE 40 mg
SODIUM BICARBONATE (BICARBONATE ION) SODIUM BICARBONATE 1100 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM
SODIUM STEARYL FUMARATE
Product Characteristics
Color BLUE, WHITE Score no score
Shape CAPSULE Size 23mm
Flavor Imprint Code 40
Contains
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 NDC:68012-104-30 30 CAPSULE in 1 BOTTLE None
2 NDC:68012-104-05 5 CAPSULE in 1 BOTTLE None
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NDA NDA021849 02/27/2006
Labeler — Santarus, Inc.. (104286369)
Registrant — Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (793108036)
Establishment
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
Norwich Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 132218731 MANUFACTURE (68012-102), MANUFACTURE (68012-104)
Establishment
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
Patheon Inc. 205475333 MANUFACTURE (68012-052), MANUFACTURE (68012-054), PACK (68012-052), PACK (68012-054)
Establishment
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
UNION QUIMICO FARMACEUTICA SA 460940870 API MANUFACTURE (68012-052), API MANUFACTURE (68012-054), API MANUFACTURE (68012-102), API MANUFACTURE (68012-104)
Establishment
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
Carton Service Incorporated 928861723 PACK (68012-052), PACK (68012-054), PACK (68012-102), PACK (68012-104)
Establishment
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
PTI Royston LLC 601006997 MANUFACTURE (68012-054), MANUFACTURE (68012-102)
Establishment
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
Bausch Health US, Inc. 253292734 MANUFACTURE (68012-052), MANUFACTURE (68012-054), MANUFACTURE (68012-102), MANUFACTURE (68012-104), PACK (68012-052), PACK (68012-054), PACK (68012-102), PACK (68012-104)

Revised: 03/2022 Santarus, Inc..

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