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A 51-year-old male asked:

Is taking ppi like nexium (esomeprazole) only solution for containing effects of chronic acid reflux?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Its not the only: solution,but it is the best one. What is your problem with nexium (esomeprazole)?
Dr. Ayisha Gani
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Acid reflux: PPI are potent medication, You can also try h2 blockers like zantac, (ranitidine) pecid. If nothing work you may need surgery to prevent th reflux in to the esophagus

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Last updated Jun 16, 2016

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