Generic Nexium is the medication of high quality which is taken in treatment of GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease), Zollinger-Ellison syndrome and other diseases which are connected with stomach acid. It is also taken to treat erosive esophagitis and to prevent its damage. It also can be combined with other drugs to prevent gastric ulcer. Generic Nexium is acting by reducing the acid formed in the stomach. It is proton pump inhibitors. Nexium is also known as Esomeprazole, Esomiz, Sompraz, Zoleri, Lucen, Esopral, Axagon, Nexiam. Generic name of Generic Nexium is Esomeprazole. Brand name of Generic Nexium is Nexium.
Take Generic Nexium orally at the same time every day.
Do not chew or crush the delayed-release capsule.
If you use Generic Nexium in the treatment of GERD you should take it for 4-8 weeks.
If you use Generic Nexium in the treatment of gastric ulcer you can take it together with other medicines for 10 days.
Take Generic Nexium once a day, one hour before a meal.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Generic Nexium suddenly.
Nexium Missing Dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Generic Nexium and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately. Symptoms of Generic Nexium overdosage: nausea, feeling confusion, fast heartbeat, convulsions, dry mouth, flushing, blurred vision, short breathing, sweating, tremor, problems with coordination, dyspepsia, migraine, drowsy.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F) away from moisture, light and heat. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.
Nexium More Info
Active Ingredient: Esomeprazole.
Other Ingredients: Glycerol Monostearate, Hyprolose, Hypromellose, Iron Oxide (20 Mg and 40 Mg Tablets: Reddish-Brown; 20 Mg Tablets: Yellow) (E 172), Magnesium Stearate, Methacrylic Acid Ethyl Acrylate Copolymer, Cellulose Microcrystalline, Synthetic Paraffin, Macrogol, Polysorbate 80, Crospovidone, Sodium Stearyl Fumarate, Sugar Spheres (sucrose And Maize Starch), Talc, Titanium Dioxide (E 171), Triethyl Citrate,
Do not take Generic Nexium if you are allergic to Generic Nexium components or to the other benzimidazole medicines (mebendazole (such as Vermox), albendazole (such as Albenza), omeprazole (such as Prilosec), lansoprazole (such as Prevacid), pantoprazole (such as Protonix) and to esomeprazole), rabeprazole (such as AcipHex).
Do not take Generic Nexium if you're pregnant or you plan to have a baby, or you are a nursing mother. Generic Nexium can harm your baby.
It can be used together with antibiotics.
Be careful with Generic Nexium if you suffer from or have a history of liver disease.
Be careful with Generic Nexium if you are taking such medicines as atazanavir (such as Reyataz); diazepam (such as Valium); a blood thinner (warfarin (such as Coumadin)); digoxin (such as Lanoxin, Lanoxicaps); iron (such as Feosol, Mol-Iron, Fergon, Femiron), ketoconazole (such as Nizoral).
Do not stop taking Generic Nexium suddenly.