Before taking Aciphex
Before taking Aciphex it is necessary to consult your doctor to be sure that you really need this medication. Remember that Aciphex is not used for immediate relief of heartburn symptoms. The medication should be prescribed by a doctor after careful examination and tests necessary to evaluate the condition of a patient. Aciphex is not used if:
- a patient is allergic to Aciphex or to similar medications including Prevacid, Nexium, Prilosec, Zegerid, Protonix;
- a patient has hypersensitive reaction to any component in the medication;
- a patient is younger than 12 years of age.