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Dexilant is taken for: GERD Reflux Heartburn

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Taken for: GERD, Reflux, Heartburn
Other names: Dexlansoprazole, Kapidex
Prescribing mode: Rx
Dexlansoprazole (International Nonproprietary Name, trade names Kapidex, Dexilant) is a proton pump inhibitor that is mark...
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Dexilant for GERD
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Dexilant & Alcohol

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your issue, the dexilant shuts off your acid production,...
" ...is causing your issue, the dexilant shuts off your acid production, ...go see a specialist, take a weight gain protein supplement 4 times daily and avoid alcohol, spicy food and STRESS. The... "

am also on dexilant plus I take a 20 mg Zegerid OTC before...
" I am also on dexilant plus I take a 20 mg Zegerid OTC before the evening meal. ...and I stopped using caffeine or alcohol. I still am suffering most ...looked OK. I have had GERD about 18 yrs... "

off of the PPI (60mg Dexilant) and put me on 300mg Zantac....
" ...wants to take me off of the PPI (60mg Dexilant) and put me on 300mg Zantac. He also said that he wants me to ...fine to experiment with moderate coffee/alcohol (no more than one/day) and... "

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my symptoms .I take one Dexilant 30 60mg in the morning.In...
" ...like my symptoms .I take one Dexilant 30 60mg in the morning.In ...continual sleep I must take two or three Gaviscon xtra strength just before ...night. I do not drink alcohol or smoke.I ha... "

Alspo the GI Doc put me on Dexilant and finally after about...
" ...my diet (no caffeine, no alcohol, do not eat at least 4 hours before sleep) Alspo the GI Doc put me on Dexilant and finally after about 10 months I am almost... "

wouldn't do anything for the reflux, so switched to Dexilant...
" ...take a 60mg Dexilant first thing in the ...only been on the Dexilant a little over a ...ballistic. Even two Prilosec/day wouldn't do anything for the reflux, so switched to Dexilant. Reflux... "

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helping anymore. I take 1 Dexilant a day and have had...
" ...of frequent heartburn ask for Dexilant. For years I was on ...wasn't helping anymore. I take 1 Dexilant a day and have had ...(except for my occasional fried food/alcohol filled nights in whi... "

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god, the doc put me on Dexilant 60mg been taking it for...
" ...dysplasia thanks god, the doc put me on Dexilant 60mg been taking it for ...beer in my life, no alcohol period, worry about the long ...and freaking out about getting cancer later on on my... "

today switched from Dexilant to Pantoprazole. Dexilant...
" ...mentioned. I don't drink alcohol or any other beverages ...ill. I just today switched from Dexilant to Pantoprazole. Dexilant caused me to have terrible ...2 days on the Dexilant, the pain... "
Claude G
July 3, 2014
I have started having back and neck pain, as if my neck and back was in pain of excess work. I tried to kill it with Advil with success but it still shows off after 5-6 hours. In a few days I will call my MD.

60 mg a day. It seems to help somewhat. My symptoms...
" I take Dexilant 60 mg a day. It ...The one very persistant symptom is a tight throat, which is oddly relieved ...to aggrivate reflux, such as alcohol and peppermint. Right now I... "

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