There are various stomach complications occurring in our body due to reasons such as improper eating habits, eating oily and spicy stuff, over night working, changes in life style causes stomach acidity. Out of the severest of the stomach diseases are duodenal cancers, peptic ulcers and GERD. Sometimes excessive stomach acid in enters into the esophagus (food pipe) that considerably damages the part between the esophagus and the stomach causing heart burn and abnormal relaxation of the lower esophageal sphincter.
Generally the symptoms of GERD are identified with symptoms such as heart burn, nausea, chest pain, bitterness in taste and coughing. GERD damages the esophagus that causes heart burn and damage to the food pipe. Generic esomeprazole is used to treat GERD and its symptoms and stomach ulcers, stomach and duodenal cancers. Esomeprazole sodium is a drug belonging to the drug category of proton pump inhibitor used to pacify the excessive secretion of the stomach acids thus treating all kinds of gastro intestinal ulcers.