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A 41-year-old member asked:

What is the difference between prescription and otc nexium (esomeprazole)?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
The difference $10: The OTC version will be significantly less expensive.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. Dan Fisher
Dr. Dan Fisher commented
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
OTC is known as esomeprazole and will be just as effective as the trade name Nexium.
Apr 12, 2015
Last updated Feb 25, 2020

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