Nexpro 40 Mg

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  • SKU: SKU 1283

Nexpro 40mg treats acid reflux disease and stomach/intestinal ulcers, eradicates H. pylori bacteria, reducing ulcer risk & Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.

Pack Size Qty Price Unit Price  
90 Tablet/s
$28.80 $0.32
60 Tablet/s
$20.40 $0.34
30 Tablet/s
$10.50 $0.35
  • Generic Name : Esomeprazole Magnesium
  • Brand Name : Nexium
  • Manufacturer Name : Torrent Pharma
  • Delivery Days : 10 To 12 Working Days
  • Presentation : Tablet/s (Blister Packing)

What is Nexpro 40 mg?

The active ingredient of Nexpro tablets is Esomeprazole. It is used to reduce the production of excess stomach acid. It treats peptic ulcer disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease, and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.

Also, it is used in the treatment of stomach and intestinal ulcers caused due to NSAIDs. This medicine prevents bacteria known as H.Pylori from treating intestinal ulcers. It works by reducing acid production and provides relief from symptoms.

Nexpro 40 mg is best taken on an empty stomach one hour before the meal. Also, it is advised to avoid eating foods that cause acidity problems with this drug. use Nexpro tablets as prescribed by your doctor for effective results.

How it works?

As discussed above, Esomeprazole is the active ingredient of this medicine. It works by reducing the intake of ions in the stomach walls.

Hence, it reduces the production of acid in the stomach curing several problems related to indigestion.

Nexpro 40 mg Uses

Doctors prescribe this medicine for the following reasons:

  • Treatment of Zollinger Ellison syndrome that is caused due to excess stomach acid production.
  • Prevents bacterial infections of H.Pylori to treat intestinal ulcers.
  • Treating stomach ulcers and peptic ulcer diseases.
  • Treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease such as heartburn, chest pain, etc.

Nexpro 40 mg Contraindications

If you are allergic to any of the ingredients of Nexpro including Esomeprazole, avoid taking it.


Nexpro 40 mg contains 40 mg of Esomeprazole as its active ingredient.


Nexpro 40 mg is manufactured by Torrent Pharmaceutical Ltd.

How to use it?

Nexpro 40 mg is an oral tablet. Hence, take it as said by your doctor. Take a pill and swallow it with a glass of water. Remember not to chew, crush, or break the tablet.

Also, don't split it into halves before taking it. Take it one hour before having your meal. Avoid taking a high-fat meal with them that causes acidity problems.

Always prefer to take it at the same time daily for better and faster results. Make sure that you don't increase or decrease the dosage yourself.


Dosage can be said by your doctor only after checking the severity of the problems. They will assess your overall health and medication history before deciding your dosage.

Missed dose

Missing a dose can again cause the symptoms to increase. Hence, if you missed any dose, take it immediately you remember.

If it's more than 12 hours of the dose missed, avoid taking it. From the next schedule take it regularly. Do not double the missed dose to adjust it.


Overdose can cause side effects such as stomach discomfort, weakness, and more. Still, if you overdosed, seek medical attention immediately.

Side effects

Side effects are quite common when you start any new medications. It is so because a medicine takes time to adjust to your body.

Hence, if you observe any mild side effects, it is completely fine as they will disappear soon. But in case any of them get worse, report it to the doctor right there.

Let's have a look at the list of side effects:

  • Nausea
  • Dizziness
  • Stomach pain
  • Headache
  • Flatulence
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Mouth dryness
  • Constipation.

Remember, this is not a complete list of side effects.

Precautions and warnings

Keep in mind the below-mentioned precautions when you are taking Nexpro 40 mg.

  • Pregnant women should use it only under doctors' supervision.
  • Breastfeeding mothers should avoid taking Nexpro as it can pass to the breast milk and harm babies. If you feed the baby, let your doctor know.
  • Operating machines and driving are not safe after taking Nexpro 40 mg as the medicine might cause dizziness and blurred vision.
  • Alcohol consumption in large amounts can increase acidity and hence should be avoided.
  • Take it in the exact dosage amount as advised by your doctor.
  • Take it on an empty stomach preferably one hour before a meal.
  • Avoid taking access to foods that cause acidity such as fried items, drinks, etc.

Let your doctor know if

  • You experience any kind of stomach infection after taking it.
  • You have a deficiency of magnesium in your body.
  • You are deficient in Vitamin B12.
  • You are allergic to its ingredients.
  • You are already taking any anti-HIV medications.
  • You are using any antibiotic to treat bacterial infections caused by H.Pylori.
  • You are experiencing frequent vomiting after taking it.

Storage condition

Store it at a normal room temperature that ranges below 30 degrees. It should be kept in mind that don't keep it under direct sunlight or moisture.

Try storing it in a cool and dry place but not in refrigerators. Also, make sure to keep it away from pets and children.

Disposal condition

If the medicine is expired, do not flush it. Properly throw it in dustbins. Also, avoid throwing it in drains and roads.

Where to buy it?

You can buy Nexpro tablets from any nearby pharmacy stores. Also, you can get it online but just ensure to buy it only from a trusted source. It is a must to check so that you get original medicines only.

Interactions with other medicines

Below mentioned are the medicine interactions of Nexpro tablets and hence should be avoided.

  • Heart failure medicines such as Digoxin. When Nexpro is taken with Digoxin, it increases the Digoxin levels and causes toxicity.
  • Medicines used to treat constipation such as Cisapride.
  • Blood thinner medicines like Cliostazal, Clopidogrel, warfarin, and more. It can cause bleeding risk when taken with Nexpro.
  • Anti-HIV medications include Nelfinavir and Atazanavir. Nexpro decreases the effect of anti-HIV medicines.
  • Medicines used to treat fits such as Phenytoin.
  • Psychiatric disorder medications like Diazepam.

If you are taking any of the above-mentioned medicines, let your doctor know. Also, make sure to maintain a proper gap between the two medicines.

Frequently asked questions

Q1. What happens if I take Nexpro 40 mg after food?

Ans- There is no serious problem if you take it after food too. But for better results, it is advised to take on an empty stomach.

Q2. Is throat pain a side effect of the Nexpro tablet?

Ans- Throat pains are not a side effect of Nexpro. Still, if you feel is after taking this medicine, seek medical attention.

Q3. Is it a medicine to be taken daily?

Ans- Yes, acidity medicines are taken daily for effective results. Consult your doctor before taking it to know your dosage.

Final words

Well, get rid of acidity problems today with Nexpro 40 mg. Just ensure to use it only if your doctor suggests you. Also, follow the instructions provided for intake.

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