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What are the pro's & con's of Dexilant (dexlansoprazole) 60mg ? Would you prefer famotidine 40mg is better?

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Dr. Mohammed Shafi
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)

Pro, s effective and powerful medication excellent relief from gerd and heartburn con's expensive side effects-----headache, diarrhea, abdominal pain and boneloss leading to osteoporosis.
Famotidine--(pepcid) less expensive, not as strong as Dexilant (dexlansoprazole) but very safe.

In brief: Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)

Pro, s effective and powerful medication excellent relief from gerd and heartburn con's expensive side effects-----headache, diarrhea, abdominal pain and boneloss leading to osteoporosis.
Famotidine--(pepcid) less expensive, not as strong as Dexilant (dexlansoprazole) but very safe.
Dr. Mohammed Shafi
Dr. Mohammed Shafi
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