Nexium 24HR 20mg esomeprazole tablets are for the lasting symptomatic relief of frequent heartburn, acid regurgitation and other symptoms associated with gastro-oesophageal reflux
Always read the label and follow the directions for use. If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional. Keep out of reach of children. This preparation is for the relief of temporary and minor ailments and should be used strictly as directed. If symptoms persist or recur within 2 weeks of completing the course, consult your doctor.
Ask your pharmacist or doctor before use if you are taking other medication. Carefully read the enclosed Consumer Medicine Information before use. Tell your pharmacist or doctor if you do not feel well while you are taking Nexium 24HR Once Daily Dosing. Keep to recommended dose. If an overdose is taken or suspected telephone your doctor or the Poisons Information Centre (Australia 13 11 26) or go to the Accident and Emergency department at your nearest hospital.
Do not use: - For children under 18 years of age - If allergic to esomeprazole - If blister foil is broken - If allergic to any other proton pump inhibitor (omeprazole, Rabeprazole, lansoprazole, pantoprazole) - If you are taking antiretroviral medicines, such as atazanavir - If you are taking cilostazol a medicine used to treat pain and/or cramping in the lower leg (or arms) due to inadequate blood flow to the muscles - If you are breastfeeding or intend to breastfeed - If the expiry date printed on the pack has passed.
Ask your pharmacist or doctor before use if you: - Are pregnant or intend to become pregnant - Have or ever have had serious liver disease - Are taking digoxin (a medicine used to treat heart problems) - Are taking ketoconazole (a medicine used to treat fungal infections) - Are taking Clopidogrel or warfarin (medicines used to stop the blood clotting)