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Nexium 24HR Capsules
Nexium 24HR Tablets

24-hour protection in an easy-to-swallow tablet.

Get 24-hour relief from frequent heartburn with Nexium 24HR Tablets. It provides the same complete protection* from frequent heartburn in easy-to-swallow tablets. Nexium 24HR tablets work by blocking acid directly at the source, giving you 24 hours of protection** from frequent heartburn. Just one tablet a day for 14 days provides all-day, all-night protection** from frequent heartburn. Nexium 24HR is the #1 Selling OTC frequent heartburn brand.

*It's possible while taking Nexium 24HR. Use as directed for 14 days to treat frequent heartburn. Do not take for more than 14 days or more often than every 4 months unless directed by a doctor. Not for immediate relief.
**Use as directed for 14 days to treat frequent heartburn. Nexium 24HR may take 1-4 days for full effect.

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Nexium 24HR Tablets

14 Count Size

Nexium 24HR Tablets

42 Count Size

The Causes of Heartburn

  • Stay heartburn free all day and all night with just one tablet a day.*
  • Blocks all sources of stomach acid that cause frequent heartburn.
  • #1 choice of doctors for their own frequent heartburn.^
  • #1 selling Over the Counter frequent heartburn brand.

*It's possible while taking Nexium 24HR. Use as directed for 14 days to treat frequent heartburn. Do not take for more than 14 days or more often than every 4 months unless directed by a doctor. Not for immediate relief.
^Among PCPs who use a branded OTC PPI.

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Active Ingredient
Esomeprazole 20 mg, Acid Reducer (Each delayed-release tablet corresponds to 22.3 mg esomeprazole magnesium trihydrate)

Inactive Ingredients:
corn starch, crospovidone, D&C red no. 27 aluminum lake, FD&C blue no. 2 aluminum lake, FD&C red no. 40 aluminum lake, glyceryl monostearate, hydroxypropyl cellulose, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, methacrylic acid copolymer, mica, microcrystalline cellulose, paraffin, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, sodium stearyl fumarate, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide, triethyl citrate

  • adults aged 18 years of age or older
  • this product is to be used once a day (every 24 hours), every day for 14 days 
  • May take 1 to 4 days for full effect

14-Day Course of Treatment:

  • swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water before eating in the morning
  • take every day for 14 days
  • do not take more than 1 tablet a day
  • swallow whole. Do not crush or chew tablets
  • do not use for more than 14 days unless directed by your doctor

Repeated 14-Day Courses (if needed):

  • you may repeat a 14-day course every 4 months
  • do not take for more than 14 days or more often than every 4 months unless directed by a doctor
  • Children under 18 years of age: ask a doctor before use. Heartburn in children may sometimes be caused by a serious condition.

For more information, view the product label.

Allergy alert: Do not use this product if you are allergic to esomeprazole. 

Do not use if you have:

  • trouble or pain swallowing food, vomiting with blood, or bloody or black stools
  • heartburn with light-headedness, sweating or dizziness
  • chest pain or shoulder pain with shortness of breath; sweating; pain spreading to arms, neck or shoulders; or light-headedness
  • frequent chest pain

These may be signs of a serious condition. See your doctor.

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • had heartburn over 3 months. This may be a sign of a more serious condition.
  • frequent wheezing, particularly with heartburn
  • unexplained weight loss
  • nausea or vomiting
  • stomach pain

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

  • taking a prescription drug. Acid reducers may interact with certain prescription drugs.

Stop and ask a doctor if

  • your heartburn continues or worsens
  • you need to take this product for more than 14 days
  • you need to take more than 1 course of treatment every 4 months
  • you get diarrhea
  • you develop a rash or joint pain

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

For more information, view the product label.

What is Nexium 24HR?

Nexium 24HR is an over-the-counter medication indicated for the treatment of frequent heartburn in adults aged 18 years and older. The active ingredient in Nexium 24HR products is esomeprazole 20mg.

Do Nexium 24HR Tablets, Capsules, and ClearMinis capsules have a different active ingredient?

No. Tablets, capsules, and ClearMinis™ capsules all have the same active ingredient, 20mg of esomeprazole as the active ingredient.

Can I purchase Nexium 24HR over-the-counter?

Yes. Nexium 24HR is available OTC and has been available without a prescription for the treatment of frequent heartburn since 2014.

Who can take Nexium 24HR Tablets?

Nexium 24HR tablets can be taken by adults 18 and over who experience frequent heartburn (heartburn that occurs two days per week or more). 

  • Product Benefits

    • Stay heartburn free all day and all night with just one tablet a day.*
    • Blocks all sources of stomach acid that cause frequent heartburn.
    • #1 choice of doctors for their own frequent heartburn.^
    • #1 selling Over the Counter frequent heartburn brand.

    *It's possible while taking Nexium 24HR. Use as directed for 14 days to treat frequent heartburn. Do not take for more than 14 days or more often than every 4 months unless directed by a doctor. Not for immediate relief.
    ^Among PCPs who use a branded OTC PPI.

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  • Ingredients

    Active Ingredient
    Esomeprazole 20 mg, Acid Reducer (Each delayed-release tablet corresponds to 22.3 mg esomeprazole magnesium trihydrate)

    Inactive Ingredients:
    corn starch, crospovidone, D&C red no. 27 aluminum lake, FD&C blue no. 2 aluminum lake, FD&C red no. 40 aluminum lake, glyceryl monostearate, hydroxypropyl cellulose, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, methacrylic acid copolymer, mica, microcrystalline cellulose, paraffin, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, sodium stearyl fumarate, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide, triethyl citrate

  • Directions

    • adults aged 18 years of age or older
    • this product is to be used once a day (every 24 hours), every day for 14 days 
    • May take 1 to 4 days for full effect

    14-Day Course of Treatment:

    • swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water before eating in the morning
    • ·take every day for 14 days
    • ·do not take more than 1 tablet a day
    • swallow whole. Do not crush or chew tablets
    • do not use for more than 14 days unless directed by your doctor

    Repeated 14-Day Courses (if needed):

    • you may repeat a 14-day course every 4 months
    • do not take for more than 14 days or more often than every 4 months unless directed by a doctor
    • Children under 18 years of age: ask a doctor before use. Heartburn in children may sometimes be caused by a serious condition.

    For more information, view the product label.

  • Warnings

    Allergy alert: Do not use this product if you are allergic to esomeprazole.

    Do not use if you have:

    • trouble or pain swallowing food, vomiting with blood, or bloody or black stools
    • heartburn with light-headedness, sweating or dizziness
    • chest pain or shoulder pain with shortness of breath; sweating; pain spreading to arms, neck or shoulders; or light-headedness
    • frequent chest pain

    These may be signs of a serious condition. See your doctor.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have:

    • had heartburn over 3 months. This may be a sign of a more serious condition.
    • frequent wheezing, particularly with heartburn
    • unexplained weight loss
    • nausea or vomiting
    • stomach pain

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    • taking a prescription drug. Acid reducers may interact with certain prescription drugs.

    Stop and ask a doctor if

    • your heartburn continues or worsens
    • you need to take this product for more than 14 days
    • you need to take more than 1 course of treatment every 4 months
    • you get diarrhea
    • you develop a rash or joint pain

    If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

    Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

    For more information, view the product label.

  • FAQ

    What is Nexium 24HR?

    Nexium 24HR is an over-the-counter medication indicated for the treatment of frequent heartburn in adults aged 18 years and older. The active ingredient in Nexium 24HR products is esomeprazole 20mg.

    Do Nexium 24HR Tablets, Capsules, and ClearMinis capsules have a different active ingredient?

    No. Tablets, capsules, and ClearMinis™ capsules all have the same active ingredient, 20mg of esomeprazole as the active ingredient.

    Can I purchase Nexium 24HR over-the-counter?

    Yes. Nexium 24HR is available OTC and has been available without a prescription for the treatment of frequent heartburn since 2014.

    Who can take Nexium 24HR Tablets?

    Nexium 24HR tablets can be taken by adults 18 and over who experience frequent heartburn (heartburn that occurs two days per week or more). 

The Causes of Heartburn

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