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Can i take Nexium (esomeprazole) and omeprazole?

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Dr. Hashmat Rajput
Internal Medicine

In brief: NO

Both are same proton pump inhibitors.
Omeprazole came first and when patent ran out the company took out one molecule of no significance and branded nexium (esomeprazole). The effective chemical s-enantiomer esoomprazol is the same in both drugs.

In brief: NO

Both are same proton pump inhibitors.
Omeprazole came first and when patent ran out the company took out one molecule of no significance and branded nexium (esomeprazole). The effective chemical s-enantiomer esoomprazol is the same in both drugs.
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