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A 45-year-old female asked about a 16-year-old female:

Daughter with crohn's has been getting a sore throat for the last year.on imuran and pentasa. could it be from her medication? recently started nexium (esomeprazole)

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Dr. Robert Stachler
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 33 years experience
Probably reflux: She is on the correct med. Pretty reasonable to assume she has reflux. Very common in this situation. Give the medium a chance to work. You can always dial up the dose as well if no progress is made. Good luck.
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