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can you take dexilant (dexlansoprazole) with zantac?

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Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
27 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: I often have patients take proton pump inhibitors like Dexilant (dexlansoprazole) or Prilosec in the morning and zantac at night.
Answered on Nov 28, 2019
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