U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Jacksonville, FL
A 30-year-old male asked:

Im 29 years old every body says get off nexium (esomeprazole) my gi doc says i will have to take it the rest of my life its all that works what do i do help help?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
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 bp). You need to take a lot of it but many find it helpful. You will be glad you did. Peace and good health.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Dec 17, 2017


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.