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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 ...
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 ...
Posted 10 Jul 2014 by dboling • 27 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 ...
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?
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.
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 ...
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 ...
Posted 14 Apr 2015 by Jerry Haynes • 1 answer
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.
Posted 1 Jul 2014 by malone1124 • 1 answer
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Posted 2 Sep 2010 by rosey2009 • 1 answer
I have really bad heartburn. I was on nexium and it worked like a dream but my insurance stopped and I have to use otc meds. Is there a difference between the one with magnesium and the one without? Will magnesium alone help?
Posted 28 Mar 2014 by Rockinro • 2 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
Posted 28 Nov 2013 by sena_sithole • 4 answers
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 believes it's a bug. It didn't work, at the pharmacy they gave me anti-diarrhea they also ...
Posted 13 Sep 2016 by michel756 • 0 answers
I have GERD and I used to take Nexium, and my doctor prescribed me sucralfate 1 gram, for my ulcer. I stopped Nexium because he didn't tell me if I could continue taking the Nexium .
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