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How do the newer drugs lansoprazole (Prevacid), pantoprazole (Protonix), esomeprazole (Nexium), and rabeprazole (Aciphex) compare to the more common, older drug omeprazole (Prilosec)?

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The newer drugs are all known to be more potent, however few comparison studies have been done on them.

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