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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Aciphex Oral.

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Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
8/30/2010 8:17:53 PM

Reviewer: Jezzy, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Aciphex is a truely wonder drug for Barretts esop. I have been taking other pp inhibitors for years. They helped but using Aciphex for about 9 mos. has completely stopped the symptoms. Also before taking Aciphex a scope showed that I had ulcers on my esop. After using Aciphex for 6 months a 2nd scope showed they were healed. Exspensive but worth the cost. I am so glad to hear they are making a g ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
8/8/2010 5:44:56 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
this medication has worked for me

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
8/6/2010 1:35:57 PM

Reviewer: Mariana, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Wonderful medication-stopped heartburn-no side effects-on Aciphex for 2 years. Felt great. My new insurance company will not pay for Aciphex (too expensive) and I'm on Omeprazole (16 days) it’s much cheaper than Aciphex. Omeprazole is a dreadful medication, the side effects are terrible: Constipation, bloating, overeating (hungry all the time), weight gain, headache, back ache, pain upper rib ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
8/6/2010 8:55:03 AM

Reviewer: d0gsnot, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have used Aciphex for over 2 years now after having had a scope done to re-enlarge my esophagus from GERD making it slowly close over many years. I have tried every OTC out there and nothing works as well if at all like this Med. Besides my co-pay doubling this year, which is hard to take, this medicine seems to be the only one that relieves all my symptoms. Chest and stomach pains which feel li ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
7/8/2010 4:34:05 AM

Reviewer: grace, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This is the only medication that has really helped my GERD and suspected ulcer symptoms. Despite the high cost and the side effects (which I also have)I am using it until I can get in for a scope (in 2 months)MY PHARMACIST SAYS IT COMES OUT IN GENERIC FORM IN oCTOBER 2010.

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