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How effective is Dexilant for Acid reflux (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)?

Summary: 263 Dexilant users have rated its effectiveness for Acid reflux.

Overall ratings: 3.5/5
Long term ratings: 3.7/5

This is a review of how effective Dexilant (dexlansoprazole) is for Acid reflux and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

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What is Dexilant

Dexilant has active ingredients of dexlansoprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 1,562 Dexilant users)

Acid reflux

Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) can be treated by Omeprazole, Nexium, Prilosec, Protonix, Prevacid, Prilosec Otc. (latest reports from 19,374 Acid Reflux patients)

On May, 22, 2015: 263 people are studied for taking Dexilant in Acid reflux




Dexilant effectiveness for Acid reflux


Long term Dexilant effectiveness for Acid reflux

Dexilant effectiveness for Acid reflux (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall3516610043
Long term
(1+ years)
013314626

Gender of people who take Dexilant for Acid reflux * :

FemaleMale
Acid reflux69.96%30.04%

Age of people who take Dexilant for Acid reflux * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Acid reflux0.00%0.00%0.38%6.84%11.79%24.71%22.43%33.84%

Who find Dexilant more effective for Acid reflux?

Gender of people who find Dexilant more effective * :

FemaleMale
Acid reflux74.13%25.87%

Age of people who find Dexilant more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Acid reflux0.00%0.00%0.00%6.29%11.89%18.18%25.87%37.76%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

 

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • Was prescribed 60mg dexilant for symptoms that are more like inflammatory bowel.I did not have any symptoms or GERD . There has been no improvement.

    Reply

  • From this study (6 months ago):

  • Taking Dexilant for 60 days, suddently: Tinnitus. I've had tinnitus for a while but never this bad. Seems to affect one ear more than the other.

    Reply

  • From this study (7 months ago):

  • SEVERE CHRONIC DRY MOUTH AND EYES STARTED 4 MONTHS AGO NOT SURE IF MEDICATION RELATED. BEEN ON SOME OF THEM FOR 6 YEARS WITHOUT A PROBLEM.

    Reply

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