Is expired Nexium (esomeprazole) any good?

Are we talking. 10 days past expiration or 10 years? In general, it isn't recommended that expired medications be used. Take care.

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Have bad reflux for years. Only help is nexium (esomeprazole). Can I take this forever? What are the risks? I have a good diet already.

Liquid antacids work. If your problem genuinely is acid-related (e.g. Reflux, heartburn, peptic ulcer), then liquid antacids *have to* work. Simple chemistry (acid/base) dictates that this is the case. The base (antacid) neutralizes any excess acid, creating water and salts. Try tapering nexium, (esomeprazole) and if there is heartburn, use maalox (prn). Stomach acid has an original reason: sterilizing and breaking down foods. Read more...

Will Nexium (esomeprazole) work in 24 hours like Prilosec? Prilosec works good but constipates me. Which one works faster bec I can't wait 3 days for Nexium (esomeprazole)

No. Nexium (esomeprazole) can take up to 30 days to fully have an effect on your symptoms. You should take it even when you are not having them if your doctor tells you that you need to be on them. Read more...
No. Both Nexium (esomeprazole) and Prilosec are proton pump inhibitors and very closely related. They take days to weeks to be fully effective. If you need relief in 24 hours you need to take an H2 blocker like Pepcid. If your doctor thinks you need.long term proton pump inhibitor to prevent GERD complications you should discuss with him and not treat yourself. Read more...

Can you take nexium (esomeprazole) in the morning and Prilosec in the evening I was just switched to nexium (esomeprazole) once a day and it doesn't work as good as 2x day prilosec?

No. no, you should not take both Nexium (esomeprazole) and Prilosec at the same time. If you feel that the Nexium (esomeprazole) is not helping, you should contact the doctor who prescribed it to see if he or she wants to change the medication or the dosage of it. If necessary, you can use Tums as needed when you are having your symptoms. Good luck. Read more...

Is nexium (esomeprazole) good treatment for reflux for my 7 months old baby?

No . never give OTC medications to an infant without consulting your primary care practitioner. Some babies are up more frequently than others. This is not reflux. This is normal. Somebabies are just urpers. So long as the baby is gaining weight normally, enough food is staying down. Read more...

Was told Barretts 6 months ago now on nexium (esomeprazole) - is it to late to reverse with PPI and good diet to control reflux? Is there still hope for me?

Barrett's esophagus. There is always hope! Check out http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/barretts-esophagus/basics/definition/con-20027054, http://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-topics/digestive-diseases/barretts-esophagus/Pages/overview.aspx & http://www.webmd.com/heartburn-gerd/guide/barretts-esophagus-symptoms-causes-and-treatments for more info. Then control acid reflux & see GI doc regularl. Read more...