Esomeprazole

What is Esomeprazole?

Esomeprazole is a proton pump inhibitor which reduces acid secretion through inhibition of the H+ / K+ ATPase in gastric parietal cells. By inhibiting the functioning of this transporter, the drug prevents formation of gastric acid.It is used in the treatment of dyspepsia, peptic ulcer disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease, and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.

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Is there other medication better than Pantoprazole?

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Esomeprazole.

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Generally it is thought that Esomeprazole is the strongest one from...

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I sit up on the edge of the bed and tip my head back on my shoulders and suck the mucous down my throat. It's not pleasantt, but it worksIs their...

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It can be due to acid reflux.

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I have gone through your query. Your problem can be due...

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I just took 3 40 mg esomeprazoles by mistake. Should I do something?? And if so, what??

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Relax

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There is nothing to worry. 120 mg of Esomeprazole is a higher than...

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