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Review: taking Advil and Dexilant together

Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Advil and Dexilant together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Advil and Dexilant. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 69 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.


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On Apr, 16, 2015: 69 people who take Advil, Dexilant are studied

Advil, Dexilant outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Advil (ibuprofen)
- Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Advil is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
(1 of 1 people)
(0 of 2 people)
(1 of 1 people)
(0 of 1 people)
(0 of 1 people)
(0 of 2 people)
Dexilant is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
(1 of 2 people)
(3 of 4 people)
(2 of 2 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender :

Advil is effective42.86%
(3 of 7 people)
(0 of 2 people)
Dexilant is effective85.71%
(6 of 7 people)
(0 of 2 people)

Drug effectiveness by age :

Advil is effectiven/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
(1 of 3 people)
(1 of 5 people)
(0 of 2 people)
(0 of 1 people)
Dexilant is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
(1 of 4 people)
(2 of 3 people)
(2 of 2 people)
(1 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Emotional DistressCardiomyopathyExhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, WearinessRed Blood Cell Count DecreasedRestless Leg Syndromen/aExhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, WearinessPain
Biliary DyskinesiaCardiomegalyInsomniaHaematocrit DecreasedSeasonal AllergyBiliary Dyskinesia
Cholecystitis ChronicSeasonal AllergyPyrexiaCardiomyopathyFatigue
InsomniaRestless Leg SyndromeSubmandibular MassCardiomegalyBack Pain
DizzinessAtrial FibrillationPneumoniaAnaemia
InjuryHaemoglobin DecreasedSomnolence
Portal Vein ThrombosisProcedural PainVertigo
AnxietyHaematomaFeeling Abnormal
General Physical Health DeteriorationNauseaAbdominal Pain

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

PainChest Pain
Biliary DyskinesiaGastrooesophageal Reflux Disease
Feeling AbnormalBronchiectasis
Back PainIntervertebral Disc Degeneration
AnaemiaRenal Cyst
FatigueDisease Progression
Abdominal PainDrug Ineffective
DiarrhoeaMetastases To Lung
Uterine HaemorrhageDiverticulum Intestinal

Most common drug interactions by age * :

n/an/aPainSplenic Vein ThrombosisBiliary ColicDeep Vein ThrombosisChest PainDyspnoea
Biliary DyskinesiaPortal Vein ThrombosisBiliary DyskinesiaBiliary DyskinesiaGastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseBreast Cyst
InjuryEmotional DistressUterine EnlargementRashHaemoglobin DecreasedBreast Cancer
Gallbladder DisorderVomitingAbdominal Pain UpperPainInfusion Related ReactionEpistaxis
Abdominal Pain UpperGeneral Physical Health DeteriorationAbdominal PainInjuryDroolingHaematoma
Renal AbscessAnxietyAbdominal Pain LowerTherapeutic Response DecreasedDrug HypersensitivityHaemoglobin Decreased
Gallbladder InjuryAbdominal PainDiarrhoeaSleep DisorderHypoacusisProcedural Pain
Cholecystitis ChronicEmotional DistressPain In ExtremityOral PainSubmandibular Mass
InjuryOedema PeripheralSwellingHaematocrit Decreased
PainDiarrhoeaLethargyRed Blood Cell Count Decreased

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Advil (ibuprofen) is often used to treat headache. Dexilant (dexlansoprazole) is often used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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