Skip to Content

Join the 'Nexium' group to help and get support from people like you.

Nexium Questions

 Clear

We found 237 questions associated with the 'Nexium' topic.

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 ...

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 26 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 ...

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?

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.

What is an alternative to nexium?

Posted 7 Apr 2013 by teerjg 1 answer

I use clopidogrel.

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 ...

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 ...

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 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.

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 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

Why is there magnesium in omeprazole, and how is that different that omeprazole alone?

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?

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

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 ...

Interaction - domperidone and Nexium?

Posted 10 days ago by Tedby 0 answers

Any interactions to cause problems swallowing or respiratory difficulty

Page 1 2 3 ... Next

Ask a Question

Further Information

Related Condition Support Groups

GERD, Barrett's Esophagus, Helicobacter Pylori Infection, Erosive Esophagitis, Duodenal Ulcer Prophylaxis, Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome, Pathological Hypersecretory Conditions, NSAID-Induced Gastric Ulcer

Nexium Patient Information at Drugs.com

Search this Group