By: Joe Graedon April 12, 2009 6 Comments
    Rabeprazole

    Overview Aciphex is used to treat erosive or ulcerative gastrointestinal acid reflux disease (GERD). It's also used to heal duodenal uclers, and in combination with amoxicillin and clarithromycin,…

    By: Joe Graedon April 5, 2009 0 Comments
    Esomeprazole

    Nexium is used for treating heartburn and other symptoms of gastrointestinal reflux disease (GERD), as well as to reduce the occurrence of gastric ulcers. It is also prescribed to heal erosive esophag…

    By: Joe Graedon April 1, 2000 4 Comments
    Lansoprazole

    Overview Prevacid, like Prilosec, fights acid secretion by blocking the final step. This so-called proton pump is prescribed for the short-term treatment of duodenal ulcer, inflammation of the esopha…