Empiric esomeprazole in the treatment of laryngopharyngeal reflux.

  title={Empiric esomeprazole in the treatment of laryngopharyngeal reflux.},
  author={John M Delgaudio and J. Patrick Waring},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  volume={113 4},
OBJECTIVE Objectives were to determine the efficacy of empiric treatment with esomeprazole for patients diagnosed with laryngopharyngeal reflux and to determine a treatment paradigm for this patient population. STUDY DESIGN Prospective study. METHODS Patients were treated with a once-daily dose of 40 mg esomeprazole for 8 weeks. All patients completed a subjective symptom scale (rating laryngeal symptoms and esophageal symptoms) and scoring of flexible fiberoptic examination before… CONTINUE READING

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