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Dexilant may decrease the absorption of ketoconazole into the bloodstream, perhaps making it less effective. Check with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.
Dexilant might increase the level of methotrexate in the blood, increasing the risk for methotrexate side effects. Check with your healthcare provider before combining these two medications.
Dexilant may increase the level of tacrolimus in the bloodstream, perhaps increasing the risk of side effects of tacrolimus. If you must take these medications together, your healthcare provider may decide to monitor the level of tacrolimus in your blood and make any necessary dosage adjustments.
Medications like Dexilant have been known to increase the effects of warfarin (which could increase the risk of bleeding). Your healthcare provider should monitor you more closely, especially when you start or stop taking Dexilant.
It is possible that not all Dexilant drug interactions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about any specific interactions that may apply to you.
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