I presently take Nexium for reflux. Is there a possible interaction between DEXILANT and NEXIUM?
19 Aug 2010
Dexilant (dexlansoprazole) and Nexium (esomeprazole) belong to the same drug class called proton pump inhibitors. They decrease the amount of acid produced in the stomach.
It is not necessary to use these together as both do the same thing ... so there should be no interaction.
- Nexium Information for Consumers
- Nexium Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Nexium (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Starting last year about every other month my Nexium tasted bad. I noticed during these times I would get gastrointestinal upset; sometimes severe. ...
1 answer • 21 Jun 2011
Is Prevacid similar to Nexium? Which one is better?
1 answer • 6 Mar 2013
Have been on omeprazole for 1 1/2 months after being on nexium for a couple years and the feeling of a lump in my throat is back and I suffer from ...
3 answers • 11 Feb 2014