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What medications interact with lansoprazole?

What medications interact with lansoprazole?

Serious Interactions of lansoprazole include:

  • atazanavir.
  • dapsone.
  • dasatinib.
  • delavirdine.
  • digoxin.
  • idelalisib.
  • indinavir.
  • itraconazole.

What are the contraindications of lansoprazole?

Who should not take LANSOPRAZOLE?

  • diarrhea from an infection with Clostridium difficile bacteria.
  • inadequate vitamin B12.
  • low amount of magnesium in the blood.
  • severe liver disease.
  • a type of kidney inflammation called interstitial nephritis.
  • osteoporosis, a condition of weak bones.
  • a broken bone.
  • CYP2C19 poor metabolizer.

How is lansoprazole excreted?

It is extensively metabolized in the liver and excreted primarily in feces via the bile, with only about to 30% a dose being excreted in urine [2,3]. The plasma elimination half-life of the drug is around 1.4 to 2 hours, but the duration of action is much longer. Lansoprazole is about 97% bound to plasma protein.

Can lansoprazole be taken at night?

You’ll usually take lansoprazole once a day in the morning. For severe illness, you can take it twice a day, in the morning and in the evening.

How do I reduce acid in my stomach naturally?

Baking soda (sodium bicarbonate) Baking soda can quickly neutralize stomach acid and relieve indigestion, bloating, and gas after eating. For this remedy, add 1/2 teaspoon of baking soda to 4 ounces of warm water and drink. Sodium bicarbonate is generally safe and nontoxic.

Can I take lansoprazole at night?

Do I have to take lansoprazole on an empty stomach?

This medicine works best if taken on an empty stomach 30 to 60 minutes before food.

Should lansoprazole be taken on an empty stomach?

Can I take lansoprazole after eating?

Lansoprazole can be taken before or after food, although taking it 30 to 60 minutes before food is preferable. If you forget to take your dose, take it as soon as you remember. But, if it is nearly time for your next dose, just take the next dose at the right time. Do not take double the dose.