Esomeprazole

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Esomeprazole Overview

Esomeprazole, sold under the brand names Nexium among others,[2] is a medication which reduces stomach acid.[4] It is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease, peptic ulcer disease, and Zollinger–Ellison syndrome.[4][5] Effectiveness is similar to other proton pump inhibitors (PPIs).[6] It is taken by mouth or injection into a vein.[4] Common side effects include headache, constipation, ...

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Nexpro L

please tell me the composition of Nexpro L ## Nexpro-L contains the active ingredients Esomeprazole and Levosulpiride, it is most commonly used to treat or prevent conditions such as heartburn, ulcers, GERD and gastritis. Have you been told that you should take it? Learn more Esomeprazole details here. Learn more Levosulpiride details here. ## Thank you very much Verwon.. ## my son 43 year old is taking carbamazipine 1800mg daily to stop the convulsions due to damage of left frontal lobe in a road accident and post operative fits after burhole surgery.since one year he is suffering from sliding hiatus hernia and nexpro-l is being given twice daily.now he is sleeping 20 hours daily and has become bed ridden due to sleep.is it due to nexprol reaction with carbamazipine. ## what are the si...

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Omedex Plus

We also have a bottle of omedex plus from Mexico says it is esomeprazol equivalent of 40 mg red and white capsule no writing on capsule should I be afraid of it ## Omedex is listed as being a Mexican brand of Esomeprazole, which would be known by the name brand Nexium in the U.S. However, it is difficult to know if that's what they actually are, which is true of almost any medication from Mexico. Where/how was it obtained? ## I have used Mexican Medication for over 2 years and if I don't take the Omedex Plus I can tell it by 10am. If Mexico can sell their med's this cheap why is the USA Government making it so hard for US citizens to afford their medication . Generic Nexium 100 cap.$20.00 can't even do that with insurance. And they wonder why there are so many winter Tex...

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Nexpro 20 Side Effects

what are the uses and side effects of nexpro 20. Is it safe to take it for long duration ## Nexpro contains the active ingredient Esomeprazole, it is a proton pump inhibitor that is used to reduce the amount of acid produced by the stomach, to treat or prevent such conditions as heartburn, GERD, ulcers and gastritis. Normally, they are used for short-term treatment, about 12 to 16 weeks, because there also can be problems if you do not produce enough stomach acid to properly digest your food. Though, if the conditions have no been rectified, they can be used for longer periods, but only if your doctor approves such continued usage. Side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, stomach pain and flatulence. Learn more: Are there any other questions? ## acidity in stomach ## sir, what are t...

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Sompraz 20

this medicine why can use ## Sompraz contains the active ingredient Esomeprazole, it is a proton pump inhibitor that is used to treat conditions where your stomach produces too much acid, such as GERD, gastritis and heartburn. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, stomach pain and flatulence. Learn more: Are there any questions or comments? ## Does the composition of SOMPRAZ L contain any metal. ## Sir, am suffering from GERD, Antral Gastrities with IBS since 10 years. Now I have got prostate enlgmt. I tried almost Gastric intestinal treatment Daily 4 times I use to pass stools after words pain will reduced some extent. Again after 2 to 3 hours I get lit of stomach problem. Now one physian gave Libras 1-0-1 after food and Sopraz L before breakfast. But in Google Librax sh...

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Pylokit Information

2 weeks ago i had malaria and was given Anti-malarial tablets, but during the course of medication, i started feeling burning in my stomach up to the chest. My Dr gave me Esomeprazole for ulcers and said if it continues i should go in for an endoscopy; but till now the burning continues and I am really so uncomfortable. A friend of mine recommends that i try using Pylokit for treatment. Please advise me ASAP. ## idk what pylokit is, but I do know with omeperazole and sacrafate aka sulcrafate helped tremendously while the omeperazole kicked in. I was able to wean myself of the sacrafate (as ususally this is not a long term solution) eventually after eating a lot of yogurt I got off the ompereazole. Oh my apologies the pylori is the ingredient in yogurt I think it's the healthy bacter...

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Sompraz L tablets

i was suffering from ulcer 7 month ago . so the doctor gave me sompraz l 40 mg twice daily for 4 month . after that my stomach was ok and no ulcer founded . but the problem i can not stop having the sompraz l tablets . if i stopped it i am getting concern ,tension and depression . i tried many times to stop it but i could not . is this depression because of stopping the tablets or there is another reason. please reply with explanation . thank u ## i am 50years old.i would vomit everything i eat.solid or liquid.endoscopy showed an infection in the stomach.and prescribed sompraz L and D.one tablet each in a day.its been a month now and i m still not well.and feel anxiety.please advise what to do and also what are these tablets actually meant for?are there any side effects and when can i s...

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Nexpro Rd 40 Side Effect

WHAT'S THE SIDE EFFECT OF NEXPRO RD 40 ## Nexpro-RD contains the active ingredients Esomeprazole and Domperidone, it is most commonly used to treat or prevent conditions, such as: heartburn, ulcers, Gastritis and GERD. Side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, stomach pain and flatulence. Learn more: Are there any other questions? ## I feel Harvey mess in stomuch and cramped and full of acid ## nexpro rd 40 is eaten before breakfast or not and what are the reasons for eating it

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esso 40mg

Hey.doctor advised me to take one esso before breakfast daily...as i am using sert after breakfast....if i forget to take esso before bf can i take it later..before sert or? Kindly advise.... ## Hello, Khan! How are you? I didn't find any interactions listed between the Esso and Sert, you should double check with your doctor to be certain, but they should be fine to take together. Learn more Esso details here. Learn more Sert details here. However, for the Esso to work best, it should be taken just before a meal, not after. The reason for that is to give it a chance to start working, by the time your stomach is releasing more stomach acids to digest your meal. Is there any way you could make some type of reminder for yourself to take it before breakfast and not afterwards? ## what a...

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esomepra mag capsule

I was given this instead of Esomeprazole Dr 40mg cap... My new med looks different than what I got last month... It's a white capsule with I and 82. Is it the same med? ## Yes, it is just another generic for it. It is manufactured by Aurobindo Pharma and they do list it as containing 40mgs of Omeprazole. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, flatulence, and stomach pain. Is there anything else I can help with? ## You are saying that Esomepra mag Dr is Prilosec??? It should be the generic for Nexium, not Omeprazole which is generic for Prilosec. If so, I was given a 90 day supply of something that I don't take??? So is it Nexium or Prilosec? ## Hi, its Jim...I just noticed I got that damn esomepra mag...had an argument with the ...

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Sompraz - when should i take?

My endoscopy was done 1 week ago. And ulcers and H. Pyroli was found. Among other things sompraz 40mg was prescribed for 1 month. 1 before breakfast, and 1 before dinner everyday for one month. How many minutes or hours before food should i take this tablet? Should i take it 5 minutes before food, or 30 minutes before food or ? Thankyou. ## Sompraz contains the active ingredient Esomeprazole, it is a proton pump inhibitor that is used to reduce the amount of acid produced by the stomach, to treat or prevent conditions such as yours. It may cause some side effects, such as: nausea, dizziness, stomach pain and flatulence. It should be taken with your meals, which means immediately when you start eating. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Hello doctor i was done endoscopy 6 days be...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Esomeprazole
  • Capsule, Delayed Rel Pellets: 20mg, 40mg
  • Capsule, Delayed Release: 20mg
  • Capsule, Extended Release: 20mg, 40mg
  • For Suspension, Delayed Release: 10mg/packet, 2.5mg/packet, 20mg/packet, 40mg/packet, 5mg/packet
  • Injection: 20mg, 20mg/vial, 40mg, 40mg/vial
  • Suspension: 10mg
  • Suspension, Delayed Release: 20mg, 40mg
  • Tablet, Delayed Release: 20mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Esomeprazole: (67 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0113-0651 Good Sense Esomeprazole Magnesium 20 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by L. Perrigo Company
  • 0113-0732 Basic Care Esomeprazole Magnesium 20 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by L. Perrigo Company
  • 0113-0898 Good Sense Esomeprazole Magnesium 20 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by L. Perrigo Company
  • 0186-0382 Esomeprazole Magnesium 20 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by Astrazeneca Pharmaceuticals Lp
  • 0186-0384 Esomeprazole Magnesium 40 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by Astrazeneca Pharmaceuticals Lp
  • 0186-6020 Nexium 20 mg/5ml Intravenous Injection by Astrazeneca Lp
  • 0186-6040 Nexium 40 mg/5ml Intravenous Injection by Astrazeneca Lp
  • 0363-1699 Esomeprazole Magnesium Magnesium 20 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by Walgreen Company
  • 0363-1898 Esomeprazole Magnesium Magnesium 20 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by Walgreen Company
  • 0536-1131 Rugby Esomeprazole Magnesium 20 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by Rugby Laboratories
  • 0591-4187 Esomeprazole 20 mg Oral Tablet, Delayed Release by Actavis Pharma, Inc.
  • 11673-898 Up and Up Esomeprazole Magnesium 20 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by Target Corporation
  • 11822-0024 Esomeprazole Magnesium Magnesium 20 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by Rite Aid Corporation
  • 11822-0898 Esomeprazole Magnesium Magnesium 20 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by Rite Aid Corporation
  • 16729-252 Esomeprazole Sodium 40 mg/5ml Intravenous Injection by Accord Healthcare Inc.
  • 17478-850 Esomeprazole Sodium 40 mg/5ml Intravenous Injection by Akorn, Inc.
  • 21130-088 Signature Care Esomeprazole Magnesium 20 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by Safeway
  • 21130-714 Signature Care Esomeprazole Magnesium 20 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by Safeway
  • 30142-413 Esomeprazole Magnesium Magnesium 20 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by Kroger Company
  • 30142-989 Esomeprazole 20 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release by The Kroger Company
  • 47 more results ...

Other drugs which contain Esomeprazole or a similar ingredient: (5 results)

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Esomeprazole
indication,side effects,contraindication ## Esomaprazole is a Proton Pump Inhibitor, it reduces the amount of acid produ... 3 replies
Esomeprazole (EC) and Levosulpiride (SR) capsules
How many days can I use these tablets to control any gastric problems? Please tell me. ## You should take them as long a... 1 reply
Esomeprazole And Levosulpiride
PLEASEUSESOFEsomeprazole And Levosulpiride ## Esomeprazole with Levosulpiride is used to help reduce the amount of acid ... 1 reply
When to take Esomeprazole
Whether to take Esomeprazole before meals or after meals or during meals? ## Check the label on the medicine for exact d... 4 replies
esomeprazole and domperidone
Very being gas and 3-4 times toilet a day ## Hello, Ajit! How are you? Those can be side effects of this medication, as ... 1 reply
Esomeprazole Vs Lafutidine
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