This means that <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Nexium</span>
will cost him $3/month, the same as omeprazole
. So Prilosec
would not have the cost advantage.
As an additional fyi, there are quite a few studies showing Nexium
's superiority within acid control and the healing of erosive esophagitis vs
. Protonix, Prevacid, and Aciphex (see Miner, Castell, Lauritsen, Lind).. in fact, Protonix proves to be the LEAST effective in these arenas.