How does Nexium work?
Nexium contains the active ingredient esomeprazole. Esomeprazole is a proton pump inhibitor medication. They work by blocking the acid production by the stomach. Esomeprazole can also help heal damage to the esophagus caused by stomach acid. The acid can also irritate and cause inflammation of the lining of the food pipe (reflux oesophagitis).
How do I take Nexium?
Nexium is most often prescribed as a capsule or tablet to be taken orally. It is usually taken one hour before a meal at the same time daily or as directed by your doctor.
All medicines do have side effects associated with taking them however not everyone will suffer from them. All medication will come with side effect information from the manufactures. It is also best you talk to your doctor if you have any concerns as they maybe able to change the dose you are currently taking or change medications. Common side effects include:
- Skin reaction
- Excess gas
- Stomach ache
Please see your doctor for more information and to check if the medication conflicts with any existing medical conditions or medications you are currently taking.
How do I buy Nexium online?
First you need to obtain a valid prescription through an online consultation to purchase Nexium as it is a prescription medication. This is a free and short consultation from the privacy of your home. This replaces the face-to-face consult you would normally have with a doctor. Once you have been approved the medication will be sent out to you.