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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 & Tums

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" Thanks for letting me know. I used to take Tums by the handful but have not had any problem after the Dexilant. The worst was in the middle of the night.... "

" ...of heartburn from the Rotel. Then I took Tums and dumped on them so I took a Dexilant and feel 100% better! ... "

" ...Dr given you? I was miserable to the point of sleeping sitting up and still getting sick..eatting tums drinking milk nothing working my ob gave... "

" ...same way...he takes dexilant....nothing else works...and ...can't have those lol....i hate "

" ...altering my diet (less spicy & acidic food, not eating right before bed...) has helped a little. But there is a medication u can take called Dexilant. Ask ur doc about it. Its safe during... "

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" ...anti reflux med. I was on Nexum and tried to take Dexilant which is still in the same family of Nexum but I had to go back to Nexum. It just didn't work as well. I also take a Tums when needed. It... "

" ...with a hiatal hernia some ...\"stuck\" sometimes. I have gas, bloating, and ...am having a heart attack, but after taking Tums, 7 Up and Gas-X, I burp and feel better. I take Dexilant, but I... "

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" ...couple of days after taking Dexilant I felt so much better. My Doctor had me ...any more. I also took Tums a lot, like daily. My ...only has me on the Dexilant for eight weeks and then... "

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" ...reflux? (And the gas)I am on Dexilant (similar to Nexium). I break ...day goes on I get the reflux. I tried taking tums but no avail. I have a call ...yet. I also had a hiatal hernia repaired... "

" ...diagnosed for Gerd, But what I dont understand is my \"trigger foods and my relief. I take dexilant, which seems to ...and instantly my pain goes away after a couple of burps. Tums rarely work.... "

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