esomeprazole magnesium

esomeprazole magnesium
es·o·mep·ra·zole mag·ne·si·um (es″o-mepґrə-zōl) a proton pump inhibitor used as a gastric acid secretion inhibitor in the treatment of symptomatic gastroesophageal reflux disease and in conjunction with antibiotics in the treatment of duodenal ulcer associated with Helicobacter pylori infection; administered orally.

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