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Esomeprazole Strontium
ESOMEPRAZOLE prevents the production of acid in the stomach. It is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), ulcers, certain bacteria in the stomach, and inflammation of the esophagus. It can also be used to prevent ulcers in patients taking medicines called NSAIDs. Compare proton pump inhibitors.
Prescription Settings
brand
capsule
49.3mg
30 capsules
Esomeprazole Strontium(brand)
capsule
49.3mg
30 capsules

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Nexium (Esomeprazole Magnesium) vs Esomeprazole Strontium: What’s the Difference?

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With almost identical active ingredient names, these medications can be easy to confuse—but esomeprazole strontium is not a generic equivalent to Nexium. Although both treat GERD (heartburn), they are available in different strengths and have different advantages.

What is GERD?

GERD or gastroesophageal reflux disease is more commonly known as heartburn. Heartburn is a form of indigestion in which your stomach acid comes back up into the esophagus. See More

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