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How effective is Pantoprazole for Acid reflux (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)?





Summary: 270 Pantoprazole users have rated its effectiveness for Acid reflux.

Overall ratings: 3.6/5
Long term ratings: 3.8/5

This is a review of how effective Pantoprazole (pantoprazole sodium) is for Acid reflux and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

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What is Pantoprazole

Pantoprazole has active ingredients of pantoprazole sodium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Pantoprazole 29,713 users)

Acid reflux

Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) can be treated by Omeprazole, Nexium, Prilosec, Prevacid, Protonix, Prilosec Otc. (latest reports from Acid Reflux 10,551 patients)

On Dec, 22, 2014: 270 people are studied for taking Pantoprazole in Acid reflux




Pantoprazole effectiveness for Acid reflux


Long term Pantoprazole effectiveness for Acid reflux

Pantoprazole effectiveness for Acid reflux (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall3377710152
Long term
(1+ years)
011475941

Gender of people who take Pantoprazole for Acid reflux * :

FemaleMale
Acid reflux59.26%40.74%

Age of people who take Pantoprazole for Acid reflux * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Acid reflux0.37%0.00%0.74%7.78%13.70%17.41%30.37%29.63%

Who find Pantoprazole more effective for Acid reflux?

Gender of people who find Pantoprazole more effective * :

FemaleMale
Acid reflux58.17%41.83%

Age of people who find Pantoprazole more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Acid reflux0.65%0.00%0.00%7.84%13.07%15.03%33.99%29.41%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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