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Omeprazole is the generic name for Prilosec.
Medications containing omeprazole are also known as generic Prilosec.

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Prilosec, the same as Nexium, is the brand-name version of the generic omeprazole. Prilosec combats acid secretion by blocking the final step and it was recently released as an over-the-counter drug.