Dexlansoprazole vs Omeprazole

Dexlansoprazole
(Rx)
Omeprazole
(OTC)
Dexlansoprazole is a peptic ulcer medication.
Omeprazole is a peptic ulcer medication.
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for GERD
1.6
Concern level
1.5
Approval Date
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Not Available
November 16, 2001
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
183 Discussions
61,277 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
Dexlansoprazole is prescribed for GERD, Heartburn and Erosive Esophagitis and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Reflux
#2 for GERD
#3 for Heartburn
#4 for Ulcers
#5 for Gastritis
#6 for Indigestion
Omeprazole is approved for Reflux, GERD and Heartburn and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Dex
Rash
8
Allergy
6
Dizziness
6
Weakness
5
Itching
5
Sore Throat
3
Low Blood Pressure
3
Weight Gain
3
Blisters
3
Burning
3
Ome
Weight Gain
8
Burning
8
Weight Loss
6
Dizziness
4
Weakness
3
Itching
2
Rash
2
Palpitations
2
Anemia
2
Lump in throat
2
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Dexlansoprazole
Dex
Omeprazole
Ome
Rash
Dex
Ome
8
2
Allergy
Dex
Ome
6
0
Dizziness
Dex
Ome
6
4
Weakness
Dex
Ome
5
3
Itching
Dex
Ome
5
2
Sore Throat
Dex
Ome
3
0
Low Blood Pressure
Dex
Ome
3
0
Weight Gain
Dex
Ome
3
8
Blisters
Dex
Ome
3
0
Burning
Dex
Ome
3
8
Weight Gain
Ome
Dex
8
3
Burning
Ome
Dex
8
3
Weight Loss
Ome
Dex
6
0
Dizziness
Ome
Dex
4
6
Weakness
Ome
Dex
3
5
Itching
Ome
Dex
2
5
Rash
Ome
Dex
2
8
Palpitations
Ome
Dex
2
0
Anemia
Ome
Dex
2
0
Lump in throat
Ome
Dex
2
0
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Dexlansoprazole and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Omeprazole 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
Packet: 20 mg, 40 mg
Suspension: 2 mg/mL
Tablet: 20 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Dexlansoprazole
Omeprazole, Omeprazole Magnesium
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Dexlansoprazole and Omeprazole: 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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