Neksium 40 mg Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Neksium Tablet

Neksium 40 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (acid reflux) and peptic ulcer disease.

Neksium Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Constipation
  • Flatulence
  • Diarrhea

How to use Neksium Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Neksium 40 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Neksium Tablet works

Neksium 40 mg Tablet is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in relief of acid related indigestion and heartburn.

Neksium Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Neksium 40 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Neksium 40 mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Neksium 40 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Neksium 40 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Neksium 40 mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease.
Liver
Neksium 40 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Neksium 40 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Neksium Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Neksium 40 mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

  • Inform your doctor if you get watery diarrhea, fever or stomach pain that does not go away.
  • Inform your doctor if you do not feel better after taking it for 14 days as you may be suffering from some other problem that needs attention.
  • Long-term use can cause weak bones and deficiency of minerals such as magnesium. Take adequate dietary intake of calcium and magnesium or their supplements as prescribed by your doctor.
  • Take it one hour before the meal, preferably in the morning.
  • It is a well-tolerated medicine and provides relief for a long time.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Neksium with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Risure
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Mgmax
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Panik
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Eurolam, Tenzo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Dizapam
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycopan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Methosis
MODERATE
Brand(s): Stoin
MODERATE
Brand(s): Clopinorm
MINOR
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Neksium

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upper abdominal problem with gastric history. using RabletD tablet regularly but the pain is chronic since yesterday till now. please help Doctor
Dr. Anshul Varshney
General Physician
Hello, Welcome to 1mg. I am Anshul Varshney for your help. I would advice you to go for an Upper GI Endoscopy and Ultrasound Abdomen for the same. You might be having Gall bladder issues or Peptic ulcer disease.
Burning sensation in tummy with unbearable heat in body + perspire 2.Taken 4 times Neksium -40 on different dates in past ten days
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
Take sompraz d once daily empty stomach for 1 weekSyrup sucral 10 Ml two times daily for 1 week
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FAQs

Q. Can a patient undergoing dialysis take Neksium?

Neksium can be taken by a patient undergoing dialysis in a manner as prescribed by the doctor. This is extensively bound to proteins in the body, so, it is not expected to be removed by dialysis.

Q. Can I take Neksium with domperidone?

Neksium can be taken with domperidone. Neksium decreases the acid secretion and domperidone increases the gut motility and helps in reducing nausea and vomiting.

Q. Is Neksium available over the counter?

No, Neksium is not available as an over-the-counter product. It is a prescription medicine and is available only when prescribed by a physician.

Q. Can I take Neksium with aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate or other antacids?

Neksium can be taken with antacids like aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate. However, antacids should be taken two hours before or one hour after taking Neksium. This is because the other antacids can interfere with the effec of Neksium when they are taken simultaneously.

Q. Is Neksium safe to use?

Yes, Neksium is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor. However, its use is associated with some common side effects like nausea, abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, and flatulence.

Q. Can I take Neksium with ranitidine?

Yes, Neksium can be taken with ranitidine. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together. As Neksium do take some days to show its action, so, ranitidine is given to the patients to immediate relief.

Q. Can the use of Neksium cause weight gain?

Neksium is not known to cause weight gain.

Q. Can the use of Neksium affect birth control?

Neksium does not seem to affect birth control, as no drug interactions have been reported between Neksium and oral birth control pills. It is safe to take the two medications together.
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