U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
CA
A 71-year-old female asked:

Is there a more natural alternative for nexium, (esomeprazole) besides prilosec, omeprazole or any other p.p.i medication, i'm highly allergic to them..thanx?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. J. Blake Perkins
Dentistry 22 years experience
Careful: There are many natural alternatives to treating gerd, but make sure your physician is aware of what you are trying. Here is a link to just a few options. http://www.foxnews.com/health/2011/11/29/natural-remedies-for-acid-reflux/.
Last updated Nov 13, 2021

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.