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40 mg (Nexium 40 mg)

Generic Name: esomeprazole

Pill with imprint 40 mg is Purple, Capsule-shape and has been identified as Nexium 40 mg. It is supplied by AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals.

Nexium is used in the treatment of barrett's esophagus; gerd; erosive esophagitis; duodenal ulcer prophylaxis; helicobacter pylori infection and belongs to the drug class proton pump inhibitors. Risk cannot be ruled out during pregnancy. Nexium 40 mg is not a controlled substance under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA).

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Generic Name
40 mg
40 mg
14.00 mm
Prescription only
Drug Class
Proton pump inhibitors
Pregnancy Category
C - Risk cannot be ruled out
CSA Schedule
Not a controlled drug
Labeler / Supplier
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals
National Drug Code (NDC)
00186-5040 (Discontinued)
Inactive Ingredients
glyceryl monostearate, hydroxypropyl cellulose (type h), hypromelloses, magnesium stearate, methacrylic acid, magnesium silicate, triethyl citrate, polysorbate 80, gelatin, FD&C Blue No. 1, FD&C Red No. 40, D&C Red No. 28, titanium dioxide, alcohol, isopropyl alcohol, butyl alcohol, polyethylene glycol, sodium hydroxide, povidone, D&C Yellow No. 10

Note: Inactive ingredients may vary.

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