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(Gastrooesophageal reflux disease)
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD), gastric reflux disease, or '...
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Zantac 17,103 Nexium 17,020 Prilosec 16,736
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Dexilant
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Prevacid
Other name: Dexlansoprazole (Dexlansoprazole)
Other name: Lansoprazole (Lansoprazole)
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Dexlansoprazole (International Nonproprietary Name, trade names Kapidex, Dexilant) is a proton pump inhibitor that is marketed by Takeda Pharmaceuticals. Chemically, it is an enantiomer of lansoprazole. The compound was launched in the US for...
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Lansoprazole ( , International Nonproprietary Name) is a proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) which prevents the stomach from producing gastric acid. It is manufactured by a number of companies worldwide under several brand names (some brand names include: '''Pre...
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Top Concerns
Dex
Burning
9
Allergies
6
Depression
4
Weakness
4
Lump In My Throat
4
Insomnia
4
Dizzy
3
Weight Gain
3
Hoarseness
2
Loss Of Appetite
2
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Weight Gain
8
Allergies
8
Burning
4
Insomnia
3
Not Sleeping
2
Depression
2
Exhausted
1
Rash
1
Weakness
1
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Weakness
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Dexlansoprazole (International Nonproprietary Name, trade names Kapidex, Dexilant) is a proton pump inhibitor that is marketed by Takeda Pharmaceuticals. Chemically, it is an enantiomer of lansoprazole. The compound was launched in the US for...
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Lansoprazole ( , International Nonproprietary Name) is a proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) which prevents the stomach from producing gastric acid. It is manufactured by a number of companies worldwide under several brand names (some brand names include: '''Pre...
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Prevacid did absolutely nothing for me. Protonix helped,...
" ...PPI....say Protonix or Dexilant (which I think ...the right med. Prevacid did absolutely nothing for me. Protonix helped, but I had to take it twice a day. Dexilant was my miracle worker. I stil... "

diagnosed with gastritis after evey attack. Dexilant works...
" ...I have was diagnosed with gastritis after evey attack. Dexilant works great but so ...is the generic for Prevacid. I take it once a day and I am fine. It tooks several weeks to work because I ha... "

to Dexilant, which has helped her tremendously. I've never...
" ...a few if one isn't working. My daughter went through omperazole, Prevacid and finally got to Dexilant, which has helped her tremendously. I've never had a slimfast drink, but... "

I started taking dexilant and switched from prevacid, I...
" ...switched from prevacid, I started experiencing frequent regurgitation (I have LPR) and pressure behind my breastbone, which is completely abnormal for me, though I don't remember experiencing any... "

and then I take dexilant which is perscription strength...
" ...able to be helped by diet change completely and you might want to look into taking things like Zofran, Phenergan, Ativan, and then I take dexilant which is perscription... "

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and putting me on Dexilant - evidently it's stronger...
" ...prevacid and putting me on Dexilant - evidently it's stronger and he says it should help. He has me scheduled for an upper GI scope end of August - then if that doesn't show... "

spreading the dose over the day. It seems to work much...
" My doc took me off Prilosec and put me on Dexilant which is a time released version of Prevacid spreading the dose over the day. It seems to work much better, what does ...Getting better results... "

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and Dexilant and both make me feel great. Also when I...
" ...the problem was acid reflux.  I understand it affects the vegas nerve and can  cause all sorts of issues.  I have taken previcid and Dexilant and both make me feel great.  Also when I was... "

a lot. I was only on 15 mg of Prevacid OTC when I recently...
" ...have been on Prilosec, Prevacid and Dexilant again. I ...a lot. I was only on 15 mg of Prevacid OTC when I ...horrible. So now I'm back on Dexilant for 4 weeks and follow a diet. It does help... "

doctor switched me from Prevacid to Dexilant. I have since...
" Before surgery I was diagnosed with Barrett's�Esophagus and my doctor switched me from Prevacid to Dexilant. I have since my last scope been free of Barrett's and well healed from... "

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