Latest research on Nexium

A highly effective inhibitor of gastric acid secretion used in the therapy of stomach ulcers and zollinger-ellison syndrome. The drug inhibits the H(+)-K(+)-ATPase (H(+)-K(+)-exchanging ATPase) in the proton pump of gastric parietal cells. [PubChem]

Nexium side effects

These data indicate that anemia and splengomegaly in cGKI-/- and cGKI rescue mice is caused by iron deficiency anemia due to intestinal blood loss and can be rescued by treatment with Esomeprazol. [source, 2015]
Nexium is known to cause prolonged QT, and this is a risk for which patients would need to be monitored medically with regular ECGs. [source, 2015]
In addition, gastrointestinal (GI) diseases account for substantial morbidity, mortality, and cost [7], which leads to the increased demand for the related drugs, such as Omeprazole capsules, Omeprazole enteric-coated tablets, EsOmeprazole Sodium for injection, and esOmeprazole magnesium enteric-coated tablets. [source, 2013]