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can I take nexium with tums

A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: These can work together to relieve symptoms of stomach acidity, esophageal reflux and gerd. They do not interfere with the action of each other.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: These are effective adjuncts for stomach acidity and for gerd. They do not interfere with each other and can be taken together.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: These are effective adjuncts for stomach acidity and for gerd. They do not interfere with each other and can be taken together.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Yes, you can: Nexium (esomeprazole) is a proton pump inhibitor. It stops your stomach from producing so much acid. H2 Blocker, Tums also reduces the amount of acid ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: akin to putting out a hotel fire with a glass of water. the problem is not "run of the mill" acid reflux if 80mg daily nexium (esomeprazole) is ineff ... Read More
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes but: If you have been taken Nexium prior to breakfast and still not getting relief with Ranitidine in the evening, it is time to consult a GI specialist.
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Allen Meglin
34 years experience Interventional Radiology
Yes: yes, but see your doctor because the other medications should be treating your problem. If not, then something else may be going on.
A female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
Yes: By now the tums is out of your stomach and you can take the nexium (esomeprazole) on schedule as prescribed. Good health to you
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes you can: You take anything will help. Anti-acids (mylanta). Sit down if you lying down.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Carlos
19 years experience Critical Care
Yes: Yes, for quick relief either of those are effective.
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