Prilosec and Nexium might cause heart problems

Please see the latest information from the FDA on this topic

Patients are now hearing that Prilosec and Nexium might cause heart problems.

This comes from studies comparing Prilosec (omeprazole) and Nexium (esomeprazole) to surgery for severe gastroesophageal reflux.

Get concise advice on drug therapy, plus unlimited access to CE

Pharmacist's Letter includes:

  • 12 issues every year, with brief articles about new meds and hot topics
  • 300+ CE courses, including the popular CE-in-the-Letter
  • Quick reference drug comparison charts
  • Access to the entire archive

Already a subscriber? Log in

Volume pricing available. Get a quote