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Is there a generic version of Nexium?

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  • AStacy Wiegman, PharmD, Pharmacy, answered

    Nexium is not currently available in generic form. It likely won't be available as a generic until its patents expire, the first of which does not happen until 2014. Prilosec, which is available in generic form, may be an alternative to Nexium until that point.

     

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