Review: Pepcid Ac and Dexilant
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Pepcid Ac and Dexilant. It is created by eHealthMe based on 41 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
On Apr, 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|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||41|
|Vitamin D Deficiency (softening of bones)||39|
|Abdominal Pain Upper||32|
|Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break)||26|
|Biliary Dyskinesia (motility disorder that affects the gallbladder and sphincter of oddi)||26|
|Osteopenia (a condition where bone mineral density is lower than normal)||26|
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 * :
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease
- Prophylaxis against transplant rejection
- Irritable bowel syndrome
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Sodium chloride
- Diphenhydramine hcl
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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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:
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- Dexilant is used in:
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