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esomeprazole

 [es″o-mep´rah-zōl]
a proton pump inhibitor administered orally as the magnesium salt in treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease and in the treatment of duodenal ulcer associated with Helicobacter pylori infection.
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esomeprazole

(ē′sō-mĕp′rə-zōl′, ĕs′ō-)
n.
A proton pump inhibitor drug, C17H19N3O3S, used in the form of its magnesium salt, that suppresses gastric acid secretion and is used for the treatment of duodenal and gastric ulcers and gastroesophageal reflux disease. It is a stereoisomer of omeprazole.
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esomeprazole

Nexium® Internal medicine An agent for short-term relief of esophagitis pain Adverse effects Headache, diarrhea, abdominal pain. See Esophagitis, GERD.
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In consideration of the cure healing rate of vonoprazan and esomeprazole in the previous report, it was judged that there was a significant difference in 72 patients, and this study was conducted.
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Apotex, after receiving the Court's decision, must obtain an NOC or regulatory approval from the Minister of Health before launching a generic esomeprazole magnesium product in Canada.
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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved the use of Nexium (generic name esomeprazole magnesium) for the short-term treatment of gastroe-sophageal reflux disease (GERD) in children one to eleven years old.
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The approval was for the Indian drugmaker's esomeprazole magnesium delayed-release capsules, at 20 milligram and 40 milligram dosages.
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