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how does nexium work in the body

A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
DGL licorice: Please do what your doc says, but a natural approach is to take dgl. Dgl is licorice tablets with an enzyme remove (because too much of it can raise ... Read More

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience Gastroenterology
48 hours: It takes a delayed-release proton pump inhibitor like Nexium (esomeprazole) that long to reduce acid enough in your stomach to be noticeable.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Yepuri
19 years experience Gastroenterology
4-6 weeks: If Nexium (esomeprazole) is going to be effective it's full effect should be realized on 4-6 weeks.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stan Nabrinsky
36 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Common issue: Nexium (esomeprazole) may not be effective 24/7 drug for you . Please see the doctor and try different brand, along with dietary changes.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kelsey Phelps
8 years experience Family Medicine
Risk of side effects: Long term use of a nexium can lead to many adverse effects, including gastrointestinal infections/colitis, malabsorption of vitamins, decreased calciu ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Pediatric GI: Whether this is prolonged reflux or a condition called rumination a pediatric gastroenterologist may be your next source of help. Simple reflux in inf ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
If you lower or stop: an acid-blocker you will experience a rebound effect. You will make more acid for a while. Please do what your doctor asks. You may be able to supp ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Here is the list: The foods that trigger acid reflux can vary from person to person, but certain items tend to be common culprits. These include fatty foods; fried food ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Not safe over years: Nexium (esomeprazole) is safe for short-term use. However, it can be quite hazardous to take it for a prolonged period of time (more than a few months ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Barrett Espohagus: Yes. Lowers pH of stomach. Good Google questions.
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