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Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
6/18/2014 11:22:11 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication may have helped Gerd and Ulcer but at the expense of my total health and life. Extreme anemia, shooting stomach and chest pains could not get out of bed. REPORTed to FDA and received no response. Please report your side effects.

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
5/23/2014 8:54:54 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
worked fine for 2 years then blood clot in my lower leg,ached all over for 6mo, tired muscle soreness from slightest exertion would take days to resolve, hemorroids for the past year got even worse. stopped up ear tubes. i stopped dexilant and all problems resolved in three days.ps developed pyronies disease in midst of all this that has also improved

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
4/12/2014 2:07:18 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Diarrhea that being on going for 5 weeks

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
3/28/2014 4:08:14 PM

Reviewer: Itsy, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication seemed to do no better than omeprazole 20 mg. It also made me itch all over especially my eye lids.

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

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