Esomeprazole. Definition

Medical Definition: Esomeprazole

A drug that prevents stomach acid develop. It is used to treat acid reflux disease and prevent certain types of ulcers in the digestive tract. Esomeprazole is being studied in the prevention of esophageal cancer and to treat other conditions such as side effects of chemotherapy. A type of anti-ulcer. Also called esomeprazole magnesium and Nexium.

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