Dexilant vs Prilosec

Dexilant
(Rx)
Prilosec
(Rx)
Dexilant is a peptic ulcer medication.
Prilosec is a peptic ulcer medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.9
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for GERD
4.2
Concern level
1.5
Helpfulness
for GERD
1.7
Concern level
1.3
Approval Date
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January 30, 2009
September 14, 1989
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
4,728 Discussions
91,639 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for GERD
#2 for Reflux
#3 for Heartburn
Dexilant is prescribed for GERD, Reflux and Heartburn and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for GERD
#2 for Reflux
#3 for Heartburn
#4 for Ulcers
#5 for Stomach Pain
#6 for Burps
#7 for Gastritis
#8 for Bloating
#9 for Chest Pain
#10 for Indigestion
Prilosec is prescribed for GERD, Reflux and Heartburn and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Dex
Allergy
5
Weight Loss
4
Dizziness
3
Weakness
3
Weight Gain
2
Itching
2
Loss of Appetite
1
Migraines
1
Palpitations
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Pri
Weight Gain
4
Weight Loss
4
Dizziness
2
Weakness
2
Lump in throat
1
Palpitations
1
Rash
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Hair Loss
1
Osteoporosis
1
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Dexilant
Dex
Prilosec
Pri
Allergy
Dex
Pri
5
0
Weight Loss
Dex
Pri
4
4
Dizziness
Dex
Pri
3
2
Weakness
Dex
Pri
3
2
Weight Gain
Dex
Pri
2
4
Itching
Dex
Pri
2
0
Loss of Appetite
Dex
Pri
1
0
Migraines
Dex
Pri
1
0
Palpitations
Dex
Pri
1
1
High Blood Pressure
Dex
Pri
1
0
Weight Gain
Pri
Dex
4
2
Weight Loss
Pri
Dex
4
4
Dizziness
Pri
Dex
2
3
Weakness
Pri
Dex
2
3
Lump in throat
Pri
Dex
1
0
Palpitations
Pri
Dex
1
1
Rash
Pri
Dex
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Pri
Dex
1
0
Hair Loss
Pri
Dex
1
0
Osteoporosis
Pri
Dex
1
0
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Dexilant and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Prilosec and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 30 mg, 60 mg
Capsule: 10 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg
Suspension: 2.5 mg, 10 mg
Tablet: 20 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Dexlansoprazole
Omeprazole Magnesium, Omeprazole
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Dexilant and Prilosec: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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