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Lansoprazole, Dexlansoprazole

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Proton Pump Inhibitor Adult, Children

Lansoprazole, Dexlansoprazole - What is it for

‚ÄčLansoprazole and Dexlansoprazole are used to treat  various conditions of the gastrointestinal (stomach and intestines) tract including:

  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease is a condition where the acid from the stomach goes back up the food tube and throat, causing pain and a burning sensation known as heartburn
  • Treating and preventing ulcers of the gastrointestinal tract

Lansoprazole, Dexlansoprazole - Additional Information

  • Updated on Thursday, December 17, 2020
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup PSS National Medication Information Workgroup

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