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Does Nexium come in liquid form?

Does Nexium come in liquid form?

The agency approved Nexium in two forms, a delayed-release capsule and liquid form. Nexium is approved in 10 milligrams (mg) or 20 mg daily for children 1-11 years old compared to 20 mg or 40 mg recommended for pediatric patients 12 to 17 years of age.

How do you take Nexium oral suspension?

For a 20 mg dose empty the contents of two 10 mg sachets into a glass containing 30 ml water. Do not use carbonated water. Stir the contents until the granulate has been dispersed and leave for a few minutes to thicken. Stir again and drink within 30 minutes.

Can you dissolve Nexium in water?

The tablets should be swallowed whole with liquid. The tablets should not be chewed or crushed. For patients who have difficulty in swallowing, the tablets can also be dispersed in half a glass of non-carbonated water. No other liquids should be used as the enteric coating may be dissolved.

Can Nexium be crushed?

Do not crush or chew this medication. Swallow the capsules whole. If you have difficulty swallowing this medication whole, you may open the capsule and sprinkle the contents into a tablespoon of unheated applesauce. Swallow the applesauce mixture right away without chewing it.

Is Nexium used for acid reflux?

Nexium® (esomeprazole magnesium) is a medication approved for treating various conditions related to the esophagus, stomach, and intestines. Healthcare providers primarily prescribe the medication for acid reflux, but Nexium is also licensed to treat H. pylori infections and pathological hypersecretory conditions.

Can Nexium affect your liver?

Studies have shown that Nexium ( esomeprazole ) rarely affects the liver, less than 1%.

Does Nexium affect cytomel?

Nexium or any PPI or acid neutralizer (different than a PPI) will affect absorbing of the Cytomel and any other medication. The ability of your stomach to absorb a med and drug interactions are really two different subjects if you think about it. Direct T3 has very little, if no binding to proteins. If T3 binds to PPI ingredients I do not know.