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... Prilosec and Nexium have the same active ingredient. You'd be better off taking one of the other twice a day than spliting it, though I suppose it really doesn't make a difference, but why would you want to take 2 different drugs? ... (5 replies)
... Been here many times and posted myself many times. I have had stomach acid, indigestion problems for a number of years. ... (4 replies)
... From what I understand about them they are very similar to each other. Sort of like two sides of the same coin. Nexium stays with you longer but does the same thing. ... (3 replies)

... From what I understand about them they are very similar to each other. Sort of like two sides of the same coin. Nexium stays with you longer but does the same thing. ... (3 replies)
... They are not the same. ... (3 replies)
... The only types of med samples my doctor seems to have are those of the patented, expensive medication. ... (6 replies)
... Certainly true. But I find in today's medical system, the doctor is rarely aware of drug choice issues, let alone price and may just start you on whatever samples are available. ... (6 replies)
... Thanks for your replys. About the banana, I'm not sure if it does aggravate my symptoms or not I always have them. Some readings I've done say it lines your stomach, some say don't eat them. ... (5 replies)
... so i dont know if i could get any adverse side effects from taking 40 mg of prilosec plus 20mg of nexium, im desperate i cringe when i taste acid and see the yellow saliva in the morning, also are ppi's immediate? ... (2 replies)
... Prilosec and nexium are pretty much the same, though nexium may have a slight edge, most scientists feel you should just go for which ever is cheapest. ... (1 replies)
... There is another interesting article on the front page of this forum right now basically it is saying that Prilosec and Nexium are exactly the same thing? ... (18 replies)
... I am sure this is nothing new to many of us, but nevertheless interesting and confirmational. ... (10 replies)
Dec 9, 2007
... Esomeprazole is the generic for Prilosec. Nexium is something else, though It's almost the same thing, according to many doctors and organizations that monitor such things. ... (8 replies)
... I've followed about the same route you have in as far as acid reflux problems and breathing problems. It's quite common. Same as with PPI's. Seems we're all different and what works for one, doesn't another. ... (3 replies)
... I still think that most drug companies protect their formulas and prilosec is just the cheaper version of nexium. Nex doesn't work for me but prilosec otc works better, obviously pure doesnt always mean better! ... (7 replies)
... Yes, there is a difference between OTC Prilosec and prescription. ... (7 replies)
... Prolosec's patent expired in 2001 and Nexium patent started in 2001. It was done to capitalize on the big PPI market. ... (20 replies)
... Prilosec and Zegred both have the same active ingredient as Nexium- Omperazole. Also, both are availible in 40mg pills/packets. (20 replies)
... I know that every time I get my order in the mail, it comes with a letter asking "Did I know that Prilosec OTC is now available cheaply? ... (20 replies)
... Prilosec OTC and prescription are supposed to be the same thing. Nexium may work better for you but so may Previcid. However, since you have no insurance, two Prilosec OTC are much cheaper per day than one Nexium. ... (2 replies)

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