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Can i drink soda with nexium (esomeprazole)?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Not recommended: Certain foods and drinks can trigger heartburn symptoms associated with acid reflux include spicy, fried, or fatty foods, citrus fruits and juices, coffee and soda drinks.Hope it helps.
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Dr. Andrew Seibert
Gastroenterology 36 years experience
You can, but...: Carbonated soft drinks are acidic and contain caffeine, so they are bad at causing reflux from several points of view. If you were having reflux bad enough to require Nexium, you might want to consider stopping the soft drinks altogether. Good luck.
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