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We found 11 questions associated with the 'Esophagus' topic.

What is difference between Nexium 40 mg and Esomeprazole Mag DR 40 mg? My ins company switched me?

Posted 14 Apr 2015 2 answers

I had esophagus cancer surgery 4 years ago. I was prescribed Nexium 40mg twice per day. Last month my ins company switched me to Esomeprazole Mag DR 40 mg once per day. I understood there was no generic for Nexium.

Acid reflux and lump in throat - Zoloft?

Posted 1 Aug 2018 2 answers

I’ve been on Zoloft since May 11th starting with 25mg. At first I felt the shakes and more anxious than usual, this lasted for a week or two and then started to feel myself again. 2 months later my doc suggested increasing my way to 75mg. Starting with 50mg for 2 weeks then 75mg with hopes of ...

Barrett's Esophagus - Can Barretts produce pain in the right side and around to the back? I don't?

Posted 26 Apr 2015 3 answers

... feel the heartburn so often stated, but experience this side pain/spasms, sharp pain that extends up from the low back along the shoulder blade, as well as a sensation of pressure pushing through my back, behind myhiatal hernia

Can I take fluconazole 200 mg everyday for 3 months?

Posted 22 Aug 2017 2 answers

I have a continuing problem with fungus infections in my esophagus and the doctor put me on a fluconazole 200mg for 3 months. Is it ok to take it that long.

I have a prescription for Ranitidine 150mg caps. Can I open caps & sprinkle on food to take?

Posted 23 Oct 2014 2 answers

I also take Dexilant 60MG for GERD & Barrett's Esophagus.

My rheumatologist wants me to take Xeljanz, but I'm afraid?

Posted 31 Aug 2018 2 answers

I have a dilated bile duct and some slight bleeding in my stomach. Is Xeljanz safe for me? My mother has had breast cancer and multiple myeloma and my father and sister are recovering from esophagus cancer, so any drug that even mentions any cancer scares me. My doctor says its fine, but he's ...

What medication is recommended for acid reflux?

Posted 12 May 2016 2 answers

Is there a recommended medicine to help with spasms of the esophagus? Thanks Kevin

Spitting up blood causes?

Posted 14 Sep 2015 1 answer

Hi everyone. My 78yo mother a couple of weeks ago was sitting on her porch drinking coke and chewing the ice when she suddenly started spitting up blood. She would simply clear her through and there would be a rather large amount of blood. It is bright red but not frothy. We took her to the ER ...

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