Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Jul 23, 2021.
Generic name: dexlansoprazole 30mg
Dosage form: capsule, delayed release
KAPIDEX is available as capsules in 30 mg and 60 mg strengths for adult use. Directions for use in each indication are summarized in Table 1.
|Healing of EE||60 mg||Once daily for up to 8 weeks|
|Maintenance of Healed EE||30 mg||Once daily*|
|Symptomatic Non-Erosive GERD||30 mg||Once daily for 4 weeks|
No adjustment for KAPIDEX is necessary for patients with mild hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh Class A). Consider a maximum daily dose of 30 mg for patients with moderate hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh Class B). No studies have been conducted in patients with severe hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh Class C) [see Use in Specific Populations (8.7) and Clinical Pharmacology (12.5)].
No dosage adjustment is necessary for elderly patients or for patients with renal impairment [see Clinical Pharmacology (12.5)].
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