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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Dexilant Oral.

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Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
3/24/2014 4:41:20 PM

Reviewer: u86xrt, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on all the drugs for Gerd and none worked for very long. I was to have the surgery to prevent the vomiting when my nurse gave me Dexilant. It has truly saved me from so much suffering. It is the BEST! My name is BH and I live in Kansas. Now my medicare plan refuses to pay for it and so I am hoping that they will review the information and approve this medicine for me. I also had e ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
2/18/2014 2:52:17 PM

Reviewer: terrij, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Wonderful for GERD......only side effect is excessive gas

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
2/6/2014 5:55:30 AM

Reviewer: duke, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Worked almost immediately for heartburn. After day 6 I began experiencing anxiety, dizziness, muscle twitching and overall malaise. Landed me in the ER.

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
1/31/2014 10:12:50 AM

Reviewer: copper, 65-74 on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I can sleep better without the constant burning in my throat

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
1/27/2014 5:29:24 PM

Reviewer: Raychard, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After many other drugs did not work, my doctor prescribed Dexilant and I got immediate relief with no side effects. Due to it's high cost, I've tried to get off of it but nothing else works for me.

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