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... We are in the same boat, I too have gone down from 40mg Nexium 1 x day to 5mg 1x day, it has taken me approx 10 months to get where I am. After I reach the 20mg 1 x day I tried to reduce too much and too fast, I was so beyond SICK, I have never been so SICK in all my life, like I was withdrawing from some street drug. So like you I went back to where I was to even things out... (12 replies)
... I am trying to wean all the way off of my Prilosec and am having such a hard time but am determined to do it once and for all. I really need feedback from anyone who has done this successfully. ... (12 replies)
... Just giving you all an update. I decided to wean myself off of the protonix 40mg. So far not to bad. I went back to my otc Prevacid 15mg and a Zantac 150mg at night. Tomorrow we have an appointment with a new GI for a second opinion. ... (18 replies)

... I got off Protonix slowly by taking it every other day at first. ... (2 replies)
... t get back under control I'm 40 year male tried getting off PPI because of all the possible long term effects I was on Protonix for 5 years as soon as I tried to wean off them it all began this was two years ago and it's never been under control like it was when I was on it for all those years. ... (11 replies)
... But it's a long story and sorry if I go off track. ... (10 replies)
... Hello there, I stopped the protonix on December after taking it for 2 years, 2 per day, 40mg each. ... (10 replies)
... You seem to be pretty knowledgeable on this stuff. I am on PPI's currently on 40 mg Protonix every other day and taking 150 mg Zantac the other day, as I am trying to wean off of these PPI's. ... (20 replies)
... Rosebloom and so happy to hear that its possible to get off PPI. I posted before on my experiences with gastritis. Have been on PPI's off and on for 5 years! The acid reflux has gotten worse in the last 2 years. I have now had 2 endoscopies done. ... (113 replies)
... ll been feeling anxious, which in turns upsets my stomach, which in turns causes this post nasal drip that gets stuck on my throat. So I have gone back to taking Protonix 40 mg every day and the post nasal drips seems to be getting a bit better. ... (110 replies)
... you really have to taper off this stuff, otherwise the rebound is worse than the heartburn that got us on this junnk....i'm going to try again in a month, take the slow route... ... (2 replies)
... I think it's great if you're able to wean yourself from these drugs. I plan to do the same soon. ... (4 replies)
... night. I started with 75 mg. this morning which isn't really doing anything. My question is can I go on taking the Zantac while taking the Pepzin and then slowly wean off the zantac. ... (2 replies)
... d a scope done and he said it looked a little irraitated but not bad. Ive had to take 2 medical leaves from school I just want my life back. Im going to start to wean off the flexeral tonight do it slowly since Ive been on it so long. ... (2 replies)
... I read your story. Amazing and inspiring! Thanks for the reminder to be patient. It's difficult once you decide to get off of it to wait out the process. ... (19 replies)
... I was taking Protonix for acid reflux and stopped them completely since they weren't helping me anyway. ... (9 replies)
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... ve learned my lesson now, I can't take NSAIDS even on a very limited basis without being on a PPI. Even then I may not be able to. I guess I was lucky when I got off the Protonix last time, my ulcer was healed and I had no pain. ... (12 replies)
... ut that's about it. I think I'll try going every other day next week and see how it goes. Sorry to hear you had t go back on Protonix. Hope you're able to get off it again. ... (12 replies)
... It took me about a year to get off the Protonix little by little very slowly otherwise I had some pains. I had to cut from 2 times a day to one time a day, then skip days etc. ... (12 replies)


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