NEXIUM is prescribed to treat the symptoms of acid reflux disease, which typically
include persistent heartburn on 2 or more days per week, despite treatment and change
For many people, NEXIUM is also prescribed to heal damage to the esophagus called
erosive esophagitis. This damage may be caused over time from stomach acid wearing
away the lining of the esophagus. Only a doctor can diagnose this condition. With
NEXIUM, most erosions heal in 4 to 8 weeks. Your results with NEXIUM may vary.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.FDA.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.