Review: Pepcid Ac and Dexilant drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Pepcid Ac and Dexilant. It is created by eHealthMe based on 41 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Pepcid ac (latest outcomes from 3,267 users) has active ingredients of famotidine. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Dexilant (latest outcomes from 1,484 users) has active ingredients of dexlansoprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 41 people who reported to have interactions when taking Pepcid Ac, Dexilant are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Pepcid Ac (famotidine)
- Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Pepcid Ac, Dexilant:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Vitamin D Deficiency (softening of bones)||14|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||12|
|Abdominal Pain Upper||8|
|Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break)||7|
|Calcium Deficiency (lack of calcium)||7|
|Osteopenia (a condition where bone mineral density is lower than normal)||7|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Pepcid Ac, Dexilant:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Atrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)||1|
|Red Blood Cell Count Decreased||1|
|Haematoma (collection of blood outside the blood vessels)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :n/a
Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Pepcid Ac (famotidine) is often used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease. 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.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Pepcid ac is used in:
- Dexilant is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Pepcid ac alternatives:
- Dexilant alternatives:
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