Lansoprazole side effects
The most common side effect of Lansoprazole is diarrhea, but abdominal pain, constipation and nausea are also known to occur.
Uncommon side effects include sleepiness, dry mouth, insomnia, blurred vision, rash or itchiness.
Rare side effects include edema (fluid buildup), photosensitivity, interstitial nephritis (inflammation of a part of the kidneys), severe skin reactions, hypersensitivity reactions including anaphylaxis and angioedema, muscle pain and blood disorders.
If you experience side effects that don’t go away, see your PCP. If you experience severe side effects, seek medical attention immediately.
Lansoprazole and other proton pump inhibitors have many drug-interactions. This is a list of common medications that can interact. Always check with your pharmacist with your full list of medications and supplements.
- Antihepaciviral Combination Products
- Bisphosphonate Derivatives
- St John's Wort
- Vitamin K Antagonists (eg, warfarin)