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A 30-year-old male asked:

How long can someone be on nexium (esomeprazole) before it does something bad my friend been on 80mg a day for 7 years he is 30 years old?

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Dr. Martin Fried
General Practice 36 years experience
Every one different: Each person is different and how long someone will be on a medication before they have side effects can not be predicted ahead of time. However, your friend should be aware of the serious side effects and look for them and report them to his doctor if they occur.

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Last updated Jul 6, 2017

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