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Esomeprazole Dosage to Treat H. Pylori Infection

Treatment to kill Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) bacteria involves using two other drugs in conjunction with esomeprazole. This therapy is called "triple therapy." Triple therapy to kill H. pylori usually involves taking esomeprazole 40 mg once a day, plus amoxicillin 1,000 mg (twice daily) and clarithromycin 500 mg (twice daily). All three medications are normally taken for 10 days.

Esomeprazole Dosage for Pathological Hypersecretory Conditions

The recommended esomeprazole dosage for pathological hypersecretory conditions (such as Zollinger-Ellison syndrome) is 40 mg twice daily.

Esomeprazole Dosing: Final Thoughts

If you are unsure about anything related to esomeprazole or esomeprazole dosing, please talk to your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist. Do not discontinue esomeprazole use without first discussing it with your healthcare provider.

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