Side effects of taking prevacid (lansoprazole) for my stomach?

Side effect. Headache diarrhea constipation pancreatitis fractures low magnesium. However, your question is not proper unless you talk to doctor. Side effects are not common with this medication.

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What are the side effects of prevacid (lansoprazole) for stomach acid?

Headache, Abdominal pain, diarrhea are the most common (albeit infrequent) short time side effects of prevacid (lansoprazole). Long term, high dose, may be associated with osteoporosis, low magnesium, and perhaps GI infections, but the risk is low. Nonetheless, we recommend using this class of drugs in the lowest dose that will control symptoms. If side effects occur, or symptoms do no resolve, you should see a doctor. Read more...

Baby 4 months old, still struggling with silent reflux. Was given 7, 5 mg prevacid (lansoprazole) 1xday but now less effective. Can I go up to 11, 25 mg. Side effects?

Prevacid (lansoprazole) Yes as the baby's weight increases the dose of Prevacid (lansoprazole) should increase. Read more...
Call your doctor. Any medication changes on a prescription medicine need to be recommended by your doctor. Call your doctor for his/her particular advice. Don't adjust the dosage on your own. Read more...

I have mild burning pain in my lower abdomen and diarrhea. I just started to take Prevacid (lansoprazole). Could this be a side effect of Prevacid (lansoprazole)?

Prevacid (lansoprazole) side effect. Diarrhea is the most common side effect of Prevacid (lansoprazole). Other potential side effects include: skin rash or itching, abdominal or stomach pain, increased or decreased appetite, joint pain, nausea, and vomiting. Unlike some side effects of drugs, the diarrhea due to Prevacid (lansoprazole) does not tend to improve with time. Most people need to take a different PPI. The other PPIs do not tend to cause diarrhea. Read more...