Consumerreports: The PPI Comparing Effectiveness, Safety, and Price

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   Posted 2/15/2012 4:55 PM (GMT -6)   
Good info.

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   Posted 2/15/2012 7:24 PM (GMT -6)   
To bad a lot of us did not have this info before our Drs. started us on PPIs mad I still think they have an important role in people that benefit from them.  I seem to be one.
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   Posted 2/16/2012 5:23 AM (GMT -6)   
Interesting that they said Prilosec was just as effective as Nexium. That wasn't the case for me. Prilosec seemed to do nothing, so I stopped taking it, then Nexium enabled me to slowly heal. I have now (after 7 months on Nexium) backed down to 40 mg Prilosec with no ill effects.
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