Available form —
Primary use —
Acid reflux disorders such as GERD
Prescription required —
How it works
Esomeprazole works by blocking the enzyme in the wall of the stomach that produces acid. By blocking the enzyme, the production of acid is decreased, and this allows the stomach and esophagus to heal.
How to use
Most commonly reported side effects include abdominal pain with cramps, diarrhea, headache, dizziness, dyspepsia, flatulence.