What is Esomeprazole-naproxen?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most Popular Types: Vimovo

true

Generic Name: Esomeprazole-naproxen

See also: Esomeprazole

Esomeprazole-naproxen is a combination of a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) and a proton pump inhibitor. It is used for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis, in patients at risk of developing gastric ulcers.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness

Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations
Perceived effectiveness
Patients
Patients with evaluations
0
Perceived effectiveness
Patients
Patients with evaluations
0
Perceived effectiveness
Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations
0
Perceived effectiveness
Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations
0
Perceived effectiveness

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects of Esomeprazole-naproxen

Severe
0
Moderate
3
Mild
0
None
8

Commonly reported side effects, conditions, and hospitalizations associated with Esomeprazole-naproxen

Patients
1
Patients
1
Patients
1
Hospitalization
Patients
1
Patients
1
Patients
1

Dosages

Most common dosages (by patients currently taking Esomeprazole-naproxen)
Dosage
500 mg daily
Patients
6
Dosage
2 tab(s) daily
Patients
4
Dosage
1,000 mg daily
Patients
4
Dosage
750 mg daily
Patients
2
Dosage
500 mg twice daily
Patients
2
Dosage
1 g daily
Patients
1
Dosage
1 tab(s) daily
Patients
1
Dosage
1 mg twice daily
Patients
1
Dosage
3 tablet(s) daily
Patients
1
Dosage
2 tablet(s) twice daily
Patients
1

Dosages based on patients currently taking Esomeprazole-naproxen.

Why Patients Stopped Taking Esomeprazole-naproxen (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason
Did not seem to work
Patients
3
Reason
Doctor's advice
Patients
3
Reason
Expense
Patients
2
Reason
Side effects too severe
Patients
1
Reason
Course of treatment ended
Patients
1
Reason
Change in health plan coverage
Patients
1
See all 11 patients who’ve stopped taking Esomeprazole-naproxen

Duration

Currently Taking Esomeprazole-naproxen
Duration
Patients
Duration
0-1 month
Patients
0
Duration
1-3 months
Patients
0
Duration
3-6 months
Patients
0
Duration
6 months-1 year
Patients
4
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
4
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
1
Stopped Taking Esomeprazole-naproxen
Duration
Patients
Duration
0-1 month
Patients
3
Duration
1-3 months
Patients
1
Duration
3-6 months
Patients
2
Duration
6 months-1 year
Patients
1
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
2
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
1

Adherence


Always
Patients
5
45%
Usually
Patients
5
45%
Sometimes
Patients
1
9%
Never taken as prescribed
Patients
0
0%

Burden


Very hard to take
Patients
0
0%
Somewhat hard to take
Patients
2
18%
A little hard to take
Patients
2
18%
Not at all hard to take
Patients
7
64%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$100-199
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$50-99
Patients
1
9%
Cost per month
$25-49
Patients
1
9%
Cost per month
< $25
Patients
3
27%
Cost per month
Not specified
Patients
6
55%

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Esomeprazole-naproxen after stopping:
Treatment name(s)
Meloxicam (Mobic, Apo-Meloxicam, Melox…)
Patients
1
Treatment name(s)
Naproxen Prescription (Naproxen 500, Naprosyn, Naproxen Sodium DS…)
Patients
1
Patients stopped taking Esomeprazole-naproxen and switched to:
Treatment name(s)
Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil, Hydroxychlor, Apo-hydroxyquine…)
Patients
1
Treatment name(s)
Naproxen Prescription (Naproxen 500, Naprosyn, Naproxen Sodium DS…)
Patients
1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Esomeprazole-naproxen.