Review: could Dexilant cause Dry mouth?
We study 1,292 people who have side effects while taking Dexilant from FDA and social media. Among them, 20 have Dry mouth. Find out below who they are, when they have Dry mouth and more.
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Dexilant (latest outcomes from 1,524 users) has active ingredients of dexlansoprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Dry mouth (latest reports from 199,845 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 1,290 people reported to have side effects when taking Dexilant. Among them, 20 people (1.55%) have Dry Mouth. They amount to 0.01% of all the 199,749 people who have Dry Mouth on eHealthMe.
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||50.00%||12.50%||12.50%||12.50%||12.50%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Dry mouth when taking Dexilant * :
|Dry mouth||85.00%||15.00% |
Age of people who have Dry mouth when taking Dexilant * :
|Dry mouth||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.00%||0.00%||15.00%||45.00%||35.00% |
Severity of Dry mouth when taking Dexilant ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Dry mouth||28.57%||14.29%||28.57%||28.57% |
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, 30.00%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (4 people, 20.00%)
- Anxiety (4 people, 20.00%)
- Fibromyalgia (3 people, 15.00%)
- Acid reflux (3 people, 15.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Albuterol (3 people, 15.00%)
- Lamictal (3 people, 15.00%)
- Zyrtec (2 people, 10.00%)
- Zanaflex (2 people, 10.00%)
- Cymbalta (2 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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