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Dexilant twice a day

A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
31 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Reflux: You are suffering from reflux. You either have a cough or a globus type (mucous type feeling in your throat like mucous you can not clear or a lump i ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Yauch
Specializes in Family Medicine
30 min before food: Dexilant (dexlansoprazole) is very good medication to reduce acid. Taking it 30 minutes before a meal maximizes its effectiveness. I would suggest bef ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Saha
28 years experience Gastroenterology
Hunger pain: Symptoms such hunger pains should be evaluated by a physician. Certain tests may be ordered including an upper endoscopy or a GI series. The physici ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Constant burping.: Your constant burping could be a sign that your Gerd is not under adequate control with the current dose of Dexilant (dexlansoprazole). I would double ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Alternative remedies: Try 15 ml of honey twice daily. Mango helps. DGL- deglycerized licorice- from natural store Marshmallow,slippery elm & chamomile. change diet.
A female asked:
Dr. Forrest Jones
Specializes in Family Medicine
See your clinician: Dexilant dexlansoprazole is recommended to used for 4 weeks for GERD heartburn, and 8 weeks for erosive esophagitis (and 1/3 of GERD patients have ero ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Not usually.: A twitchy eye is not a usual side effect of Dexilant (dexlansoprazole). Having said that, anyone can have unusual reactions to any medication, so if i ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Nexium (esomeprazole) safety.: Nexium is of the same class of drugs as are Prevacid and dexilant (dexlansoprazole). If you are not getting relief from those, you may have the same e ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
H2 Blocker.: You can complement the efficacy of Dexlansoprazole with something like Pepcid or Zantac (ranitidine). The two types of medication reduce stomach acid ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
36 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice : If you have no insurance isn't Dexilant (dexlansoprazole) expensive. You shouldn't take Aspirin , it may be irritating your stomach it could be dive ... Read More
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