Generic Nexium Tablets for GERD Treatment

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Generic Nexium Tablets (Esomeprazole Magnesium) are used in the treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Risk Reduction of NSAID-Associated Gastric Ulcer, H. pylori Eradication to …

Generic Nexium Tablets (Esomeprazole Magnesium) are used in the treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Risk Reduction of NSAID-Associated Gastric Ulcer, H. pylori Eradication to Reduce the Risk of Duodenal Ulcer Recurrence, Pathological Hypersecretory Conditions Including Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome.

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  • 1. Generic Nexium Tablets Generic Nexium Tablets are used to treat many gastric problems. The active ingredient contained in Generic Nexium (Nexpro Tablets) is Esomeprazole Magnesium, a compound that inhibits gastric acid secretion. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 2. Generic Nexium Tablets Structure Esomeprazole Magnesium is a white to slightly colored crystalline powder which is slightly soluble in water. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 3. Generic Nexium Tablets Indications Generic Nexium Tablets (Esomeprazole Magnesium) are used in the treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Risk Reduction of NSAID-Associated Gastric Ulcer, H. pylori Eradication to Reduce the Risk of Duodenal Ulcer Recurrence, Pathological Hypersecretory Conditions Including Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 4. Generic Nexium Tablets Recommended Dosage Generic Nexium tablets should be taken at least one hour before meals. Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Recommended Adult Dose: 20 mg or 40 mg Once Daily for 4 to 8 Weeks Pediatric Dose for 1-11 years: 10 mg or 20 mg Once Daily, up to 8 Weeks Pediatric Dose for 12-17 years: 20 mg or 40 mg Once Daily, up to 8 Weeks © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 5. Generic Nexium Tablets Recommended Dosage Risk Reduction of NSAID-Associated Gastric Ulcer: Recommended Adult Dose: 20 mg or 40 mg Once Daily for up to 6 months Pathological Hypersecretory Conditions Including Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome: Recommended Adult Dose: 40 mg Twice Daily © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 6. Generic Nexium Tablets Recommended Dosage H. pylori Eradication to Reduce the Risk of Duodenal Ulcer Recurrence : Triple Therapy: The recommended adult dosage is Generic Nexium 40 mg once daily for 10 Days, Amoxicillin 1000 mg twice daily for 10 Days and Clarithromycin 500 mgtwice daily for 10 Days. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 7. Generic Nexium Tablets Warnings and Precautions: Symptomatic response to Generic Nexium (Nexpro) does not preclude the presence of gastric malignancy Atrophic gastritis has been noted on biopsy with long-term omeprazole therapy Generic Nexium inhibits gastric acid secretion and may interfere with the absorption of drugs where gastric pH is an important determinant of bioavailability. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 8. Generic Nexium Tablets Warnings and Precautions: Patients treated with proton pump inhibitors and warfarin concomitantly may need to be monitored for increases in INR and prothrombin time Generic Nexium may reduce the plasma levels of atazanavir Concomitant treatment with a combined inhibitor of CYP2C19 and CYP3A4, such as voriconazole, may result in more than doubling of the esomeprazole exposure. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 9. Generic Nexium Tablets Overdosage: Overdose symptoms of Nexpro were variable, but included confusion, drowsiness, blurred vision, tachycardia, nausea, diaphoresis, flushing, headache, dry mouth, and other adverse reactions similar to those seen in normal clinical experience. There is no specific antidote for Esomeprazole. In the event of Generic Nexium overdosage, treatment should be symptomatic and supportive. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 10. Generic Nexium Tablets Contraindications Generic Nexium is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to Esomeprazole Magnesium or any inactive component of the medication or to substituted benzimidazoles. Hypersensitivity reactions like angioedema and anaphylactic reaction/shock have been known to have occured with Generic Nexium use. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 11. Generic Nexium Tablets Side Effects of Nexpro Tablets Most common side effects due to Nexpro use: Adult use (18 years of age and above) (incidence rate of 1% or more): Headache, diarrhea, nausea, flatulence, abdominal pain, constipation, and dry mouth Pediatric use (1 - 17 years of age) (incidence rate more than 1%): Headache, diarrhea, abdominal pain, nausea, and somnolence © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 12. Generic Nexium Tablets Esomeprazole Magnesium Tablets Nexpro Tablets manufactured by Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd., India For more information Click Here © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland