Review: could Dexilant cause Dry mouth?
Summary: Dry mouth is found among people who take Dexilant, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Albuterol, and have Depression.
We study 1,327 people who have side effects while taking Dexilant from FDA and social media. Among them, 21 have Dry mouth. Find out below who they are, when they have Dry mouth and more.
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Dexilant has active ingredients of dexlansoprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 1,557 Dexilant users)
Dry mouth has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 30,856 Dry mouth patients)
On Mar, 27, 2015: 1,327 people reported to have side effects when taking Dexilant. Among them, 21 people (1.58%) have Dry Mouth.
Time on Dexilant when people have Dry mouth * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Dry mouth||44.44%||11.11%||22.22%||11.11%||11.11%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Dry mouth when taking Dexilant * :
|Dry mouth||80.95%||19.05% |
Age of people who have Dry mouth when taking Dexilant * :
|Dry mouth||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.76%||0.00%||19.05%||42.86%||33.33% |
Severity of Dry mouth when taking Dexilant ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Dry mouth||25.00%||12.50%||25.00%||37.50% |
How people recovered from Dry mouth ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Dry mouth||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (6 people, 28.57%)
- Anxiety (4 people, 19.05%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (4 people, 19.05%)
- Acid reflux (4 people, 19.05%)
- Fibromyalgia (3 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Albuterol (3 people, 14.29%)
- Lamictal (3 people, 14.29%)
- Crestor (3 people, 14.29%)
- Prolastin-c (2 people, 9.52%)
- Oxybutynin (2 people, 9.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Lithium Carbonate for a 67-year old woman with Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development), Dry Mouth, Weight Gain, Sleepiness - During The Day (excess sleeping during day time)
- A study of side effects of Topiramate for a 43-year old woman with Migraine With Aura. The patient has Dizziness, Burning Sensation, Feeling Cold, Dry Mouth, Hyperthermia (body temperature greatly above normal), Hair Texture Abnormal, Hair Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Ondansetron Hydrochloride And Dextrose In Plastic Container, Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride, Multivitamin, Levothyroxine Sodium, Probiotic, Dexilant for a 40-year old woman with Nausea, Tension Headache, Multi-vitamin Maintenance, Hypothyroidism, Bowel Movement Irregularity, Gerd. The patient has Yeast Infection - Vagina
- A study of drug interactions between Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Co-codamol for a 26-year old man with Neuropathic Pain. The patient has Dehydration, Dry Mouth, Stools - Bloody, Drowsiness
- A study of side effects of Dexilant for a 21-year old woman with Gastritis. The patient has Dizziness
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