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Review: could Dexilant cause Bloating?

Summary: Bloating could be caused by Dexilant, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Multivitamin, and have Osteoporosis post-menopausal.

We study 1,270 people who have side effects while taking Dexilant from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Bloating. Find out below who they are, when they have Bloating and more.

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Dexilant

Dexilant (latest outcomes from 1,493 users) has active ingredients of dexlansoprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.

Bloating

Bloating (feeling of tightness around abdomen) (latest reports from 1,717 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 13, 2014: 1,266 people reported to have side effects when taking Dexilant. Among them, 5 people (0.39%) have Bloating. They amount to 0.30% of all the 1,675 people who have Bloating on eHealthMe.

Trend of Bloating in Dexilant reports

Time on Dexilant when people have Bloating * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Bloating20.00%20.00%0.00%20.00%40.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Bloating when taking Dexilant * :

FemaleMale
Bloating100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Bloating when taking Dexilant * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bloating0.00%0.00%0.00%20.00%0.00%20.00%40.00%20.00%

Severity of Bloating when taking Dexilant ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Bloating0.00%20.00%40.00%40.00%

How people recovered from Bloating ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Bloating0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis post-menopausal (1 people, 20.00%)
  2. Bronchial asthma (1 people, 20.00%)
  3. General physical condition (1 people, 20.00%)
  4. Hernia - hiatal (1 people, 20.00%)
  5. Potassium - low (1 people, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Multivitamin (3 people, 60.00%)
  2. Xanax (2 people, 40.00%)
  3. Calcium (2 people, 40.00%)
  4. Calcium d - glucarate (1 people, 20.00%)
  5. Xopenex hfa (1 people, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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