Dexilant Oral Capsule, Biphasic Release 30Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Dexilant: Oral capsule, biphasic release (30mg)

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Dexilant 30mg DR Cap
Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America Inc
Pill Identification: TAP 30 

What is this Medicine?

DEXLANSOPRAZOLE (dex lan SOE pra zole) prevents the production of acid in the stomach. It is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and inflammation of the esophagus.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Dexilant: Oral capsule, biphasic release(30mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Dexilant 30mg Delayed-Release Capsule

NDC: 647640171
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Esophagitis, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Pyrosis (heartburn)

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Dexilant 30mg Delayed-Release Capsule
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Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America Inc
Pill Identification: TAP 30 
Shape: capsule
Color: blue,gray

Reported Side Effects for Dexilant 30mg Delayed-Release Capsule

Painful Intercourse Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Metallic Taste Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Infant Colic Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Chills Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Chest Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Mass Trapped In Stomach Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Causing To Be Hungry Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Convulsions Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Heart Attack Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle Cramps Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Irregular Periods Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Flu Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Difficulty Swallowing Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Mouth Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Balance Problems Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hives Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Decreased Memory Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Weight Gain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Blood Clot Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Skin Rash Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Paresthesias Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Ear Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Eye Irritation Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Muscle And/Or Bone Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Heavy Menstrual Period Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Enlarged Lymph Nodes Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Sexual Desire Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Sexual Desire Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Overbreathing Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hiccups Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Enlarged Liver Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Of Blood Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Bad Breath Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Flushing Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Skin Redness Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Belching Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Enlarged Thyroid Gland Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Stomach Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Throat Inflammation Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Swelling Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Painful Urination Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Menstrual Cramps Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Depression Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Cough Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Constipation Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Colon Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Gallstones Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Yeast Infection Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Slow Heart Beat Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Joint Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Nervousness Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Anemia Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Acne Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Urinary Urgency Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Shaking Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Ringing In Ears Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Sinus Infection Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Rectal Infection Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Sore Throat Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Eye Inflammation Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hemorrhoids Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Bilirubin Level Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Calcium Levels Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Low Potassium Levels Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Migraine Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Gas Incidence:
1.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
1.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Infection Incidence:
1.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
2.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
4.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Dexilant 30mg Delayed-Release Capsule

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Dexilant 30mg Delayed-Release Capsule(Dexlansoprazole)
Alcohol and Dexlansoprazole(Dexlansoprazole)
Avoid alcoholic drinks when taking dexlansoprazole orally disintegrating tablets (SoluTabs). Alcohol may change how the drug is released in your body. This may cause the drug to become less effective. Tell your prescriber if you feel your medicine is not working as expected.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Food and Dexilant 30mg Delayed-Release Capsule(Dexlansoprazole)
Food and Dexlansoprazole(Dexlansoprazole)
Food may decrease the amount of Dexansoprazole absorbed by the stomach, which can decrease the acid reducing effects of Dexansoprazole. To limit this interaction, it is best to take Dexlansoprazole on an empty stomach, at least 30 minutes prior to a meal whenever possible.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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