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Esomeprazole (Nexium, Nexium 24HR, Nexium IV) is a proton pump inhibitor prescribed for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, and for the treatment of H. pylori in combination with antibiotics. Side effects, dosing, warnings and precautions, and pregnancy safety should be reviewed prior to taking any medication.

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