Explain it May Take 3 to 5 Days to Feel the Full Effect of Olex

Canadians will have more options to treat heartburn now that omeprazole is available without a prescription.

Olex (oh-LEKS) is the first NONprescription PPI available to treat frequent heartburn. Other nonprescription omeprazole products will likely follow.

Olex will be available behind pharmacy counters right away in most of Canada. But some provinces...BC, SK, and NL...will keep it Rx until a decision is made provincially.

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