Nexium relieves heartburn and also other symptoms brought on by the backflow of stomach acid to the canal on the stomach (the esophagus)—a condition referred to as gastroesophageal reflux disease. It is also indicated to heal the injury (erosive esophagitis) that reflux disease can cause.
Prescribed along with the antibiotics amoxicillin and clarithromycin, Nexium can be used to treat the problem that produces most duodenal ulcers (ulcers occurring just at night exit from the stomach).
Nexium functions lowering the output of stomach acid.
Use Nexium as directed by your doctor.
Ask your medical provider any queries you could have about how exactly to make use of Nexium.
Store Nexium at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Store from heat, moisture, and light. Keep Nexium from the reach of kids and from pets.
Active Ingredient: Esomeprazole magnesium.
All medicines could potentially cause negative effects, but a majority of folks have no, or minor, negative effects.
Check along with your doctor if any of these most typical side effects persist or become bothersome:
Constipation; diarrhea; dry mouth; gas; headache; nausea; pain, swelling, or redness in the injection site; stomach pain.
Seek medical help immediately if some of these severe unwanted effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; lack of breath; tightness in the chest; swelling with the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; unusual hoarseness); chest pain; fast heartbeat; fever, chills, or sore throat; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin; unusual bruising or bleeding; unusual tiredness.
This is not a complete list of all unwanted effects that could occur. If you might have questions regarding unwanted effects, contact your doctor.
Do NOT use Nexium if:
Contact your medical professional immediately if these connect with you.
Some health concerns may communicate with Nexium. Tell your doctor in case you have any medical conditions, particularly if any with the following affect you:
Some medicines may interact with Nexium. Tell your medical provider if you take another medicines, especially any of the following:
This is probably not a total set of all interactions which could occur. Ask your doctor if Nexium may talk with other medicines that you just take. Check with your doctor prior to starting, stop, or customize the dose of the medicine.
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.