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Dexlansoprazole is a medication commonly used for treating GERD and erosive esophagitis. It is available by prescription only and comes in the form of a capsule that should be taken once a day. As a proton pump inhibitor, the medication works to decrease acid production by binding to proton pumps in the stomach. Potential side effects of this drug include nausea, gas, and stomach pain.
- Abdominal pain (stomach pain)
- Upper respiratory tract infection (such as the common cold)