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

Posted 10 Jul 2014 by dboling 40 answers

... 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 same thing. It isn't working! I have had acid reflux and heartburn worse than I've had in 2 ...

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

Posted 11 Feb 2014 by zoot 6 answers

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 50% co-pay & mandatory 3 month renewals from mail order drug.With nexium I was symptom free almost ...

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

Posted 11 Apr 2010 by Burton81 6 answers

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 throat and a lot of burping. The Dr increased the Nexium dosage to 80mg daily. I am concerned about ...

Can you take Nexium on an empty stomach?

Posted 17 Jan 2012 by kozykat60 4 answers

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?

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

Posted 14 Apr 2015 by Jerry Haynes 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.

Can you take antacids while on nexium?

Posted 16 Mar 2012 by goldenaspen 4 answers

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 and not much relief from taking the nexium. Can I take antacids alongside nexium. Is it possible ...

What is an alternative to nexium?

Posted 7 Apr 2013 by teerjg 1 answer

I use clopidogrel.

GERD - I took 40 mg of Nexium this am but am feeling the reflux in my chest and back. It has not?

Posted 28 Mar 2014 by Rockinro 3 answers

... been 24 hours. Previously was taking Omeprazole twice daily (20mg). I am frustrated and worry that I will end up with esophageal cancer! Does anyone else take more than 40 mg of Nexium/day? I am so anxious about this! Thank you

Why can't you take Zantac and Nexium together?

Posted 2 May 2016 by Emma3 1 answer

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

Posted 2 Feb 2010 by wanbee 3 answers

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 expensive. It is now a generic and affordable; but still not cheap.

Does Nexium cause hair loss? I have been taking it off and on for 2yrs. my hair is getting thinner?

Posted 11 May 2011 by Hyrum 4 answers

... and thinner. Blood test show no problems. No heredity of loss in family. No stress except for worried about my hair. I'm 63 yrs old, but all women in my family had a full set of hair. Only thing to think about is this drug I'm taking. Please let me know if this drug could be my ...

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

Posted 19 Mar 2013 by DeDe2 3 answers

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 difficult to get an answer.Then later, I eat breakfast and take Etodolac. This takes a lot of morning ...

Accidently took two Nexium 22mg when directed to take 1, Is this safe?

Posted 5 Oct 2014 by Wyatt_Clark 1 answer

I took 1 Nexium straight out of the bottle, then filled my pill box with them as well, an hour later i went to take my other medications (which were in the pill box) taking them all at once forgetting that there was an extra Nexium in along with my pills for that day there for taking 2 ...

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