A 31-year-old female asked:
Started taking nexium about 1 week ago for gerd-- helping gerd but noticing some mild nausea- is the nexium causing this?
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Internal Medicine 53 years experience
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Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Other options: If you look at the information sheet on every single drug, you will likely find nausea as one of its side effects. There are other drugs in the PPI class besides Nexium and I suggest that you consider trying them. If all the PPI drugs cause nausea, there are other alternative as well.
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Last updated Nov 17, 2020
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