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Is it safe to take 40mg of Nexium twice a day?

I developed acid and/or bile reflux two months after gall bladder surgery. The Dr. put me on 40mg of Nexium for two weeks and I got about 70-80% relief of my symptoms. I still felt some burning in my ...

Posted 11 Apr 2010 6 answers

Does omeprazole and nexium 40mg have the same ingredients. Nexium seems to work much better?

Have been on omeprazole for 1 1/2 months after being on nexium for a couple years and the feeling of a lump in my throat is back and I suffer from much gas. Can't afford nexium anymore due to ...

Posted 11 Feb 2014 5 answers

I have been taking over the counter Nexium for 1 month now. I have taken Rx nexium for several?

... years and it worked great, but it was so expensive. So, I recently started taking 2-20mg over the counter pills a day instead of the 1-40mg tablet …my pharmacist said this should be the ...

Posted 10 Jul 2014 19 answers

Generic Nexium - Does anyone know when this will be available?

The drug is very expensive and my insurance will not pay for it. I think the brand name is safe for 10 yrs, then it can go generic. I've taken Imitrex for years for migraines - also very ...

Posted 2 Feb 2010 3 answers

Can you take Nexium on an empty stomach?

I don't usually eat anything after nine pm , and I was woundering if taking it on an empty stomach after nine is safe, or do you need to eat something with it?

Posted 17 Jan 2012 4 answers

What is an alternative to nexium?

I use clopidogrel.

Posted 7 Apr 2013 1 answer

Can you take antacids while on nexium?

I have been taking nexium for 9 years now. In the past couple weeks I have experienced much gastrol discomfort especially flatulence and this seems to have triggered my gerd with lots of heartburn ...

Posted 16 Mar 2012 2 answers

Can Sucralfate/Prilosec and Sucralfate/Nexium be taken at the same time?

In the morning, I have to take Levothyroxine as soon as I get up per Endocrinologist.Then 30 minutes later, I have been taking Nexium/Sucralfate. The GE dr. did not specify timing and it's ...

Posted 19 Mar 2013 3 answers

What else can I try for water diarrhea which I've had for three weeks?

I'm taking nexium and I've been having watery diarrhea for the past three weeks and my doctor refuses that it can cause diarrhea and he gave me anti-BIOTICS for my diarrhea because he ...

Posted 28 Nov 2013 4 answers

Have taken a double dose of Nexium 40MG?

Took the regular dose at 5:00 pm. along with vitamin pill. Went to take calcium pills and took the 5:00 meds again. Now I have 80 MG of Nexium in my system. Can my system handle this?

Posted 1 day 17 hours ago 0 answers

Nexium and ED ? Is there any connection?

I am 46 year old , take Nexium for almost 6 months to treat symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux. Lately I have side effect of Erectile Dysfunction. Can it be because of the medicine? What kind of ...

Posted 15 Sep 2015 1 answer

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