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User Reviews for Esomeprazole (Page 8)

Also known as: Nexium, Nexium 24HR, Nexium IV

Esomeprazole has an average rating of 6.8 out of 10 from a total of 192 ratings on Drugs.com. 61% of those users who reviewed Esomeprazole reported a positive effect, while 25% reported a negative effect.

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GERD 6.5
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Erosive Esophagitis 7.8
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Barrett's Esophagus 8.4
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Gastritis/Duodenitis 10.0
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Summary of Esomeprazole reviews 6.8 192 reviews

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Reviews for Esomeprazole

Anonymous September 7, 2009

Nexium (esomeprazole) for NSAID-Induced Gastric Ulcer: “This medicine works very well for me. I highly recommend it, as it dramatically reduces the amount of acid in my stomach after a gastric ulcer bleed, which after being repaired, I do NOT want to experience that pain again.”

10 / 10
Anonymous September 2, 2009

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “I thought it was working until I developed severe stomach cramps that wouldn't go away. Got scoped and discovered I had fairly severe damage to the esophagus which had reduced the efficiency of swallowing down to 10%. Don't assume the medication is working unless you get checked. They switched me to omeprazole. ”

1 / 10
Anonymous August 21, 2009

Nexium (esomeprazole): “It has been great for treating the stomach ulcers but my insurance will only pay for 90 days in a 6 month period.”

9 / 10
Anonymous August 12, 2009

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “I had severe dyspepsia. Fantastic results even taking one pill every 2-3 days, until 3-4 weeks in I began having diarrhea. ”

10 / 10
RussK July 31, 2009

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “The Purple Pill really does provide 24 hour heartburn relief!”

10 / 10
Anonymous June 18, 2009

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “Nexium seemed to be the answer for the first 3 years but lately it has fallen short and all the pain has returned with vengeance. There always was the side effects of headaches, gas and elevated blood pressure.”

4 / 10
Anonymous June 1, 2009

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “After using Nexium for many years, I have abdominal pain and lots of wind and constant diarrhea. Loperamide did not control this. Now I am on a strict no carbohydrate, no dairy and no caffeine diet. It is working at this time, June 2009.”

5 / 10
Anonymous April 30, 2009

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “This drug is incredible. I had trouble every time I drank orange juice or lemonade. When I take Nexium I can drink both without pain. It's wonderful.”

10 / 10
Anonymous April 26, 2009

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “I started taking Nexium about 10 days ago and had instant relief.”

10 / 10
dazzdave February 4, 2009

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “I have used Nexium for 3 years because it is the only cure for gastroesophageal reflux disease. I have tried all the other drugs and non of them even provide 50% relief. Nexium is a gift from God.”

10 / 10
nexium addict February 2, 2009

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “Nexium worked great for me too. After two years of use I developed high blood pressure. Maybe related to Nexium (known rare side effect) or maybe not. Stopping the drug seems not possible. Heartburn comes back, and it is very severe. ”

8 / 10
Anonymous January 28, 2009

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “This medicine is wonderful!”

10 / 10
Anonymous January 19, 2009

“Great. Cleaned up the ulcerated esophagus.”

10 / 10
msladyluck January 10, 2009

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “I have tried everything to ease the pain and discomfort of acid reflux. Then I was introduced to the "purple pill", Nexium, about three years ago and to my total surprise it worked. So now I'm a "firm believer" in the product. I'm very, very satisfied. Thank you Nexium!”

10 / 10
Anonymous November 9, 2008

“I have very severe acid refulx with esophagal ulcers. I have tried tons of other medications and this is the only one that has given me relief without needing to supplement with antiacids.”

10 / 10
Anonymous October 5, 2008

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “One word. Wonderful!”

10 / 10
Anonymous August 28, 2008

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “It works great, but is expensive.”

10 / 10
Anonymous June 19, 2008

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “Excellent as long as I take it regularly. If I miss a dose I have heartburn right away. I wish there were some extended release form of this drug.”

8 / 10
Anonymous May 29, 2008

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “I have very severe acid refulx with esophagal ulcers. I have tried tons of other medications and this is the only one that has given me relief without needing to supplement with antiacids! I do experience headaches as a side effect but they are mild and worth the relief.”

10 / 10
Anonymous May 22, 2008

Nexium (esomeprazole) for Erosive Esophagitis: “nexium has been a Godsend for me, my acid reflux is gone. I can eat,go to bed, and not have any pain, the only side=effect I have had is a dull abdominal pain.”

9 / 10
cutter1 March 19, 2008

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “AHHHHHHHHHHHH! relief. Taking for heartburn this med is the best. No side affects, easy to swollow, and gets rid of the burn! This is the best for heartburn I have taken.”

10 / 10
happy stomach March 14, 2008

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “No side effects at all. Truly the best acid-reflux menication that I have taken.”

10 / 10
Anonymous March 12, 2008

Nexium (esomeprazole) for GERD: “the medicine works great, the co pay is way to expensive.”

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