Nexium is used in the treatment of dyspepsia, peptic ulcer disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. It works by reducing gastric acid secretion and keeping its production under control.
Aciphex is an antiulcer drug used to treat symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and other conditions involving excessive stomach acid such as Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. It is also used to promote healing of erosive esophagitis.
Protonix is used for the treatment of acid-related stomach and throat (esophagus) problems. Taken once daily, Protonix has been proven to help control daytime and even nighttime symptoms in patients with erosive acid reflux disease.
Prevacid is a proton pump inhibitor which prevents the stomach from producing acid. Prevacid is used for the treatment of acid-related stomach and throat (esophagus) problems (e.g., acid reflux or GERD, ulcers, erosive esophagitis, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome).
Prilosec is taken to decrease the amount of acid produced in the stomach. It is effective for the treatment of gastric ulcer and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and for the short-term and maintenance treatment of erosive esophagitis.
Omeprazole/Sodium Bicarbonate is used for treating heartburn or irritation of the esophagus caused by gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). It may be used for short-term treatment of ulcers of the stomach or small intestines. It also decreases the risk of stomach bleeding in severely ill patients.
Pepcid in used in the treatment of stomach and intestinal problems including ulcers and heartburn.
Carafate is primarily used for the treatment and prevention of ulcers.