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dexilant dr or. Nexium
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Have successfully used dexilant. for gerd. (60 mg) Due to cost, doctor said I could try Nexium. Concerned about dosage equivalent. Are three 20 mg. of Nexium same as 60 mg. Dexilant? ## Hello, Teri! How are you doing? Actually, there is a Dexilant Advantage program to help people with the cost, it helps you save money and only pay up to $20 per prescription. You can find the information on it at their website Dexilant.com click here. This medication may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, stomach pain and flatulence. Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 30 days ago in Dexilant.
Mon, Nov 17 '14, 3:54 PM
in need for discount help cost with nexium
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only nexium will work for him, he is on Medicare ## Hello, Fred! How are you? Nexium is actually manufactured by AstraZeneca and they have some excellent patient assistance programs, including some for those on Medicare with low-incomes and coverage problems. You can call them for more information at 1-800-292-6363, Monday through Friday from 8am to 6pm Eastern. Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 10 months ago in Nexium.
Wed, Jan 15 '14, 6:17 PM
what is altosec 20 use for
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I have been taking Nexium for some time. It does not really work will Altosec be of more benefit to me ## Hello, Karl! How are you? They are both in the same drug class, so no, it might no the Altosec may not work better for you. What are you trying to treat? Having this information would make it easier to help you. ## Thanks for your mail. I am fine thanks The Nexium tablets I take are for reflux. If I dont take these tablets for a day or so I really suffer. Is there something that I can take that does not require a prescriltion. ...
Updated 6 months ago in Nexium.
Mon, Jun 02 '14, 12:34 AM
Nexium 40 Mg Equivilents
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Is Pantoprazole sod dr 40 mg the same drug as Nexium 40 mg? My husband was given Nexium samples by the doctor but was prescribed the Pantoprazole. Thank you ## Hi Barb, From what I could gather, they appear to be completely different drugs that are used for similar purposes. My guess is that the doctor wanted him to sample the Nexium to see if he responded better to one or the other. Nexium contains the active ingredient Esomeprazole & Pantoprazole happens to be the active ingredient in and of itself; but both are classified as proton pump inhibitors. I hope this info helps to shed some light on the subject! ...
Updated 2 years ago in Nexium.
Sat, Sep 29 '12, 5:03 PM
nexium versus omeprazole
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Is 40 mg of omeprazole SA equivalent to 20 mg of nexium? ## Hello, Norman! How are you? Actually no, these are equivalent medications, so 20mgs of one is the same as 20mgs of the other. Has your doctor told you to switch to 40mgs of the Omeprazole? ...
Updated 11 months ago in Nexium.
Thu, Jan 09 '14, 1:22 PM
Nexium, Bladder infection?
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Is a re-occuring bladder infection due to Nexium? ...
Updated 8 years ago in Nexium.
Mon, Mar 20 '06, 9:08 AM
Simcor 1000/20 plus Nexium 40
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Should I be concerned with interactions? I have to take nexium one hour before bed. ...
Updated 5 years ago in Simcor.
Thu, Aug 27 '09, 4:31 PM
nexium40 mg and shelcal 500mg
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I am a 51 year old woman and have been suffering from reflux and have been taking nexium 40 for many years. My GP recently asked me to take calcium to improve bone health. Can you advise if there are any issues taking these together? ## Hello, Suzanne! How are you? I didn't find any interactions or problems listed, but you should always double check such information. The Shelcal is a calcium supplement, so it may cause some constipation. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Nothing more. Thanks for your response. ## I was diagnosed 6 years ago with two stomach ulcers which were the non bacterial kind. My doc put me on Nexium and I became "addicted". I couldn't go 2 days without the pill even long after the ulcers had healed. My health deteriorated. I gained weight.... ...
Updated 2 months ago in Nexium.
Sat, Oct 04 '14, 10:01 PM
Can I Split Nexium 40 Capsules In Half
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My doctor changed my Nexium prescription from 40 mg to 20 mg. Can I separate the pills I have in half so I don't waste what I have? ## No, you can't safely split a capsule, because there is no way to ensure that you are evenly splitting the amount of the medication that is inside them. Learn more Nexium details here. Why did your doctor lower the dosage? Unless there was some reason for doing so, there is likely little harm in finishing up what you have of the higher one and then moving to the lower dosage, since this is just a proton pump inhibitor that reduces the amount of acid your stomach produces. ...
Updated 2 years ago in Nexium.
Sun, Oct 14 '12, 12:40 PM
baralgin, nexium and zerodol side effect
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I've been taking zerodal for 5 days and started taking beralgin yesterday as well as beralgin. Does all these three bring side effects of swollen mouth and finger tips and feet ## Before I cover any of these medications, it is important that you know that swelling in the mouth is not a side effect, that can be a sign of a serious allergic reaction and it is very important that you contact your doctor immediately! Zerodol contains the active ingredients Aceclofenac and Paracetamol, it is used to treat pain and swelling. The common side effects from it can include: nausea, drowsiness, headache and stomach irritation. Baralgan contains the active ingredient Analgin or Metimizole, this is another pain reliever. It is another nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, just like the Aceclofenac in... ...
Updated 4 years ago in Nexium.
Wed, Oct 27 '10, 4:00 PM
nexium40mgfosamax70mglovastain20mg
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nex40mglovast20mg fosa70mg ## The BEST medicine I have ever used to treat heartburn. I take 1 40mg capsule every other day.I have been heartburn free since I started taking them. ...
Updated 9 years ago.
Tue, Nov 15 '05, 10:42 AM
pantoprazole sod dr 40 mg compared to nexium
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Since Nexium 40 mg is now OTC, my doctor switched me to Pantoprazole sod dr 40 mg so i can continue to have it sent to me thru express scripts. Is there a difference between the two? I don't have any side effects from Nexium .... .will this new pill have side effects? ## Hello, Donna! How are you? It is a different medication, but in the same drug class, they are both proton pump inhibitors. It may cause you to experience side effects, there's no way to know, until you try it and see. The side effects can include nausea, dizziness, flatulence and stomach pain. Are there any other questions or concerns? ...
Updated 4 months ago in Pantoprazole.
Thu, Jul 17 '14, 12:22 PM
Off nexium and on a natural product that works
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Hi I've been taking nexium for 5 years for a hiatus hernia and my pharmacy Recommend a natural product call iberogast tastes like s#%t but this stuff works off nexium for good now. ...
Updated 12 days ago in Nexium.
Sat, Dec 06 '14, 12:44 AM
what is altosec 20 used for? reflux and stomach sensitivety
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I am from South-Africa and a breast cancer survivor. Was on Nexium tabs and it did not helped me all the time acid reflux and abdominal pain. I also got a sliding hiatal hernia. From 10/11/2014 on Altosec 20mg ..No more heart burn,no reflux sliding hiatal hernia is better. Side effects none!!! ...
Updated 14 days ago in Nexium.
Wed, Dec 03 '14, 11:05 PM
What is the drug dexilant used for and what are the side affects?
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The medication is a blue delayed release capsule. It has markings on it that appear to be an AP intertwined. It has the number 60 a little beneath the AP. ## I have barrette eshogus, and also acid reflux, have been on nexium since it hit the market. Two months ago Dr . Switched me to 60 mg dexilant , worked great for reflux, then I could not stop diarhea lasted 11 days! Called dr. Said it was side effect , put me back to nexium 40 mg twice daily! Anyone have any other rx's that really work! ## my eleven year old daughter has been on dexilant for a year now.medicaid stopped covering it so they put her on nexium and amitiza .really nervous with what i am reading with side effects .amitiza keeps stating for women 18 years and over nexium states diarrea and sleepiness .should i insist o... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Dexilant.
Thu, Apr 11 '13, 3:13 PM
Nexium And Calcium Magnesium Vitamin D Supplements Taken With Meloxicam
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I now am taking nexium 45 minutes before my first meal of the day. At the next meal I take a calcium/vit D/magnesium supplement. When can I take meloxican for inflammation in my sacroiliac joint and so that mobic will not interfere with the benefits of the supplement and nexium. ## Hello, My research states that Meloxicam can be administered without regard to timing of meals or accompanying administration of antacids. I'm not quite sure if this would work the same when it comes to vitamins- but I believe you would be ok to take the Meloxicam about 30 min- 1 hour after you take the vitamins. If you experience any changes in the effectiveness of your vitamins while taking the Meloxicam, it would be a good idea to contact your physician. You can learn more about this drug on the page f... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Nexium.
Sat, May 18 '13, 6:08 AM
what drugs not to take with savella
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daughter in law was taking savella with nexium, amrix er, ambien cr, hydrocodone apap, lorazepam, apri 28 day and committed suicide. Could these led to her death? ## I am very sorry for your loss. Have you tried discussing your concerns with her doctor? Do you know what type of conditions she was being treated for? ## I have recently started savella for fibromyalgia. Everything I have read states that it can cause suicidal thoughts in the beginning.......but it also states that if there is a history of bipolar or suicidal thoughts, one should consult their doctor because dosage may need to be adjusted. Sorry for your loss and I hope that time eases your pain. ## dfa ...
Updated 4 years ago in Savella.
Mon, Dec 06 '10, 11:23 PM
Tylenol 4 - Simvastatin - Nexium - Divalproex N - Quetipine Fumarate - Mirtazapine - Naproxen Docusate NA
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Tylenol#4 ~ codiene60mg./acetaminophen300mg. I also take:St.Joseph aspirin81mg.and a:Garlic Gel1000mg. also:one tab Hylands with quinine100mg. at night; I'm just wanting to know if this mixture may be causing me to have to get up in the middle of the night,about 3 nights out of the week and throwing-up! I get all my prescription meds from the VA Hosp.in Muskogee,Ok. Thank You so much and God Bless You & Yours, Johnny ## Well, there are several on this list that can cause nausea and vomiting, such as the Codeine, Acetaminophen and the Simvastatin. Plus, the more you take, especially all at once, the worse the possible side effects are going to be. Have you tried spacing them out more? Or perhaps asking your doctor for something to help prevent the nausea and vomiting? ...
Updated 4 years ago in Tylenol.
Tue, Mar 09 '10, 7:03 PM
MY RX History
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Nexium Order ## I have two Nexium Tabs left. I need the RX order to be sent now. Nathan Rosen ...
Updated 8 years ago in Nexium.
Tue, May 02 '06, 7:16 AM
doctor gave me hydrococone acetaminophen 5 325 tb developed esophgrus burning what do i
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Help me Dr gave me Hydrocodone/acetaminophen 5-325TB. My Esophgrus is burning so bad, I now have runny nose and a cough. He gave it to me for leg and back pain. I should say that I also take Nexium fore acid reflex ## Hello, Lee! How are you doing? I'm very sorry about the problem that you're having. How much water did you take it with? This frequently occurs if someone takes a pill with just a small sip of liquid, or swallows it dry. With the runny nose and cough being added to the mix, that leads me to suspect that it might have your GERD acting up. If you did take it with a full, 8 ounce glass of water, then you need to consult your doctor, because this just might not be the right medication for you to take, since something else may be causing the problem. ...
Updated 10 months ago in Acetaminophen.
Wed, Jan 22 '14, 3:49 PM


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