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Nexium 24HR by Wyeth Consumer Healthcare LLC

Medically reviewed on March 29, 2018

Dosage form: capsule, delayed release
Ingredients: ESOMEPRAZOLE MAGNESIUM 20mg
Labeler: Wyeth Consumer Healthcare LLC
NDC Code: 0573-2450

Nexium® 24HR

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each capsule)Purpose
(Each delayed-release capsule corresponds to 22.3 mg esomeprazole magnesium trihydrate)
Esomeprazole 20 mgAcid reducer

Uses

  • treats frequent heartburn (occurs 2 or more days a week)
  • not intended for immediate relief of heartburn; this drug may take 1 to 4 days for full effect

Warnings

Allergy alert

Do not use if you are allergic to esomeprazole

Do not use if you have
  • trouble or pain swallowing food, vomiting with blood, or bloody or black stools
  • heartburn with lightheadedness, sweating or dizziness
  • chest pain or shoulder pain with shortness of breath; sweating; pain spreading to arms, neck or shoulders; or lightheadedness
  • frequent chest pain

These may be signs of a serious condition. See your doctor.

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • had heartburn over 3 months. This may be a sign of a more serious condition.
  • frequent wheezing, particularly with heartburn
  • unexplained weight loss
  • nausea or vomiting
  • stomach pain

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking

  • warfarin, clopidogrel or cilostazol (blood-thinning medicines)
  • prescription antifungal or anti-yeast medicines
  • digoxin (heart medicine)
  • diazepam (anxiety medicine)
  • tacrolimus or mycophenolate mofetil (immune system medicines)
  • prescription antiretrovirals (medicines for HIV infection)
  • methotrexate (arthritis medicine)

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • your heartburn continues or worsens
  • you need to take this product for more than 14 days
  • you need to take more than 1 course of treatment every 4 months
  • you get diarrhea
  • you develop a rash or joint pain

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions

  • adults 18 years of age and older
  • this product is to be used once a day (every 24 hours), every day for 14 days
  • may take 1 to 4 days for full effect
    14-Day Course of Treatment
    • swallow 1 capsule with a glass of water before eating in the morning
    • take every day for 14 days
    • do not take more than 1 capsule a day
    • swallow whole. Do not crush or chew capsules.
    • do not use for more than 14 days unless directed by your doctor
    Repeated 14-Day Courses (if needed)
    • you may repeat a 14-day course every 4 months
    • do not take for more than 14 days or more often than every 4 months unless directed by a doctor
  • children under 18 years of age: ask a doctor before use. Heartburn in children may sometimes be caused by a serious condition.

Other Information

  • read the directions and warnings before use
  • keep the carton. It contains important information.
  • store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Nexium 24HR Capsules

corn starch, D&C red no. 28, FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 40, ferric oxide, gelatin, glyceryl monostearate, hydroxypropyl cellulose, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, methacrylic acid copolymer, pharmaceutical ink, polysorbate 80, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide, triethyl citrate

Nexium 24HR ClearMinis

carmine, corn starch, FD&C blue no. 2, FD&C blue no. 2 aluminum lake, FD&C red no. 3, FD&C red no. 40, ferric oxide, gelatin, glyceryl monostearate, hydroxypropyl cellulose, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, methacrylic acid copolymer, pharmaceutical ink, polysorbate 80, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide, triethyl citrate

Questions or comments?

call toll-free weekdays 9 AM to 5 PM EST at 1-866-226-1600

Made in France

For most recent product information, visit www.Nexium24HR.com

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 14 Capsule Bottle Label

Treats Frequent Heartburn

Nexium®
24HR
esomeprazole magnesium
delayed-release capsules
20 mg/acid reducer

May take 1 to 4 days for full effect

14 Capsules
Capsules

One 14-day course of treatment

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 14 Capsule Bottle Carton

NDC 0573-2450-14

Treats Frequent Heartburn

Nexium®
24HR
esomeprazole magnesium
delayed-release capsules
20 mg/acid reducer

Capsules

May take 1 to 4 days for full effect

14
CAPSULES

One 14-day course of treatment

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 14 Capsule Bottle Blister Pack

NDC 0573-2450-15

Treats Frequent Heartburn

Nexium®
24HR
esomeprazole magnesium
delayed-release capsules
20 mg/acid reducer

May take 1 to 4 days
for full effect

14
CAPSULES

One 14-day course
of treatment

Capsules

Tips for Managing
Heartburn

  • Avoid foods or drinks that
    are more likely to cause
    heartburn, such as rich, spicy,
    fatty and fried foods,
    chocolate, caffeine, alcohol
    and even some acidic fruits
    and vegetables.
  • Eat slowly and do not
    eat big meals.
  • Do not eat late at night or
    just before bedtime.
  • Do not lie flat or bend over
    soon after eating.
  • Raise the head of your bed.
  • Wear loose-fitting clothing
    around your stomach.
  • If you are overweight,
    lose weight.
  • If you smoke, quit smoking.

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 14 Capsule Bottle Label - Non-Child Resistant

Treats Frequent Heartburn

Nexium®
24HR
esomeprazole magnesium
delayed-release capsules
20 mg/acid reducer

May take 1 to 4 days for full effect

14 Capsules
Capsules

One 14-day course of treatment

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 28 Capsule Bottle Carton

NDC 0573-2450-28

Arthritis Foundation
Ease of
Use

CAP

Treats Frequent Heartburn

Nexium®
24HR
esomeprazole magnesium
delayed-release capsules
20 mg/acid reducer

Capsules

28
CAPSULES

THIS PACKAGE FOR HOUSEHOLDS WITHOUT YOUNG CHILDREN.

Two 14-day courses of treatment

May take 1 to 4 days for full effect

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 2 Capsule Blister Pack

Nexium®
24HR

1 esomeprazole magnesium
delayed-release capsule
20 mg/acid reducer
Marketed by: Pfizer
Madison, NJ 07940 USA

LOT/EXP

PEEL

SEPARATE

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 2 Capsule Blister Pack Carton

Treats Frequent Heartburn

Nexium®
24HR
esomeprazole magnesium
delayed-release capsules
20 mg/acid reducer

Capsules

2
CAPSULES
First 2 doses of a 14-day course
of treatment

May take 1 to 4 days for full effect

SAMPLE - NOT FOR SALE

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 14 Capsule Bottle Label - Clear Minis

Treats Frequent Heartburn

Nexium®
24HR
esomeprazole magnesium
delayed-release capsules
20 mg/acid reducer

May take 1 to 4 days for full effect

14 Capsules
Clear Minis™

One 14-day course of treatment

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 14 Capsule Bottle Carton - Clear Minis

NDC 0573-2452-14

New
mini capsule

Treats Frequent Heartburn

Nexium®
24HR
esomeprazole magnesium
delayed-release capsules
20 mg/acid reducer

Clear Minis™

14
CAPSULES
One 14-day course of treatment

May take 1 to 4 days for full effect

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 42 Capsule Bottle Carton - Clear Minis

NDC 0573-2452-42

New
mini capsule

Treats Frequent Heartburn

Nexium®
24HR
esomeprazole magnesium
delayed-release capsules
20 mg/acid reducer

Clear Minis™

42
CAPSULES
Three 14-day courses of treatment

May take 1 to 4 days for full effect

NEXIUM 24HR 
esomeprazole magnesium capsule, delayed release
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0573-2450
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ESOMEPRAZOLE MAGNESIUM (ESOMEPRAZOLE) ESOMEPRAZOLE20 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
STARCH, CORN 
D&C RED NO. 28 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
FERRIC OXIDE RED 
GELATIN, UNSPECIFIED 
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE 
HYDROXYPROPYL CELLULOSE (1200000 MW) 
HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
METHACRYLIC ACID - METHYL METHACRYLATE COPOLYMER (1:1) 
POLYSORBATE 80 
SUCROSE 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
TRIETHYL CITRATE 
Product Characteristics
ColorPURPLE (amethyst) Scoreno score
ShapeCAPSULESize14mm
FlavorImprint CodeNEXIUM;20;mg
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0573-2450-141 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
114 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:0573-2450-151 BOTTLE in 1 BLISTER PACK
214 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
3NDC:0573-2450-282 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
314 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
4NDC:0573-2450-423 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
414 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
5NDC:0573-2450-433 BOTTLE in 1 BLISTER PACK
514 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
6NDC:0573-2450-443 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
614 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
7NDC:0573-2450-562 BLISTER PACK in 1 PACKAGE
72 BOTTLE in 1 BLISTER PACK
714 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
8NDC:0573-2450-171 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
814 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
9NDC:0573-2450-021 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
92 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
NDANDA20465505/27/2014
NEXIUM 24HR CLEARMINIS 
esomeprazole magnesium capsule, delayed release
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0573-2452
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ESOMEPRAZOLE MAGNESIUM (ESOMEPRAZOLE) ESOMEPRAZOLE20 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CARMINIC ACID 
STARCH, CORN 
FD&C BLUE NO. 2 
FD&C RED NO. 3 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
FERRIC OXIDE RED 
GELATIN, UNSPECIFIED 
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE 
HYDROXYPROPYL CELLULOSE (1200000 MW) 
HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
METHACRYLIC ACID - METHYL METHACRYLATE COPOLYMER (1:1) 
POLYSORBATE 80 
SUCROSE 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
TRIETHYL CITRATE 
Product Characteristics
ColorPURPLE (amethyst) , YELLOWScoreno score
ShapeCAPSULESize10mm
FlavorImprint CodeNEXIUM;20;mg
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0573-2452-141 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
114 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:0573-2452-423 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
214 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
3NDC:0573-2452-433 BOTTLE in 1 BLISTER PACK
314 CAPSULE, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
NDANDA20465503/01/2017
Labeler - Wyeth Consumer Healthcare LLC (828831730)

 
Wyeth Consumer Healthcare LLC

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