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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
11/4/2010 1:35:04 PM

Reviewer: bloodtear777, 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i've taken only 1 sixty mg & three hrs later went 2 bathroom & had blood in stool. am i like the only 1. i had a colonoscopy last week & it came up negative cuz my colon got inflamed by an antibiotic like 6 months ago and had problems there from taking viccoden for 5 months after the inflamation until dr's told me 2 stop viccoden. now i have indegestion but not that bad till it ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
11/3/2010 6:26:25 PM

Reviewer: underinsured, 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Worked great, Only took a day to kick in and was easy on my stomach. The only problem I had was that iI lived on samples for awhile because insurance would not cover. Switched to protonix shortly thereafter.

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
11/2/2010 2:47:33 PM

Reviewer: kittarn, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Had been dealing with severe reflux for more than a year. Had just taken OTC products-antacids, prilosec gaviscon. Finally went to the Dr and was put on Dexilant. Immediately had relief-no more GERD, heartburn or indigestion. The Dr had me try to get off of teh med after 2 1/2 months and symptoms came back in four days! Thankfully I am now back on it and symptom free again!

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
11/1/2010 4:14:40 PM

Reviewer: Laydbacktype, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Have tried a few drug for my problem. Not sure why others have such severe reactions to this drug but I have none. Was previously on Acephix. I love it I have had these issues for over 10 years and nothing worked as good as this.

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
10/31/2010 8:49:30 AM

Reviewer: betsy, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've been using Dexilant for a month to help my heartburn. It seems to work pretty well. I have been getting muscle pains, 5 days ago I felt like I pulled a muscle in my neck while sleeping, and than yesterday I sat down in a chair and when I got up my lower back felt like I threw it out. Don't know if its due to meds, but going to stop taking it until I find out otherwise. I'm a healt ... Show Full Comment

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