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A 25-year-old female asked:

Pain in back under ribs on both sides &burning across stomach. normal ct&ultrasound 3 weeks ago. tried nexium (esomeprazole) and it was no help.

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Dr. Monica Michel
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Heartburn?: Hard to say without an exam but if heartburn is the issue- try taking an OTC PPI such as omeprazole- sometimes it works better than Nexium (esomeprazole) (for certain ppl). I would like if you saw a gastroenterologist to arrange a possible endoscopy.

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Last updated Sep 3, 2014

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