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dexlansoprazole

Ligand Summary
Ligand Structure
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Description
Dexlansoprazole belongs to a class of antisecretory compounds, the substituted benzimidazoles, that suppress gastric acid secretion by specific inhibition of the (H+, K+)-ATPase at the secretory surface of the gastric parietal cell. Because this enzyme is regarded as the acid (proton) pump within the parietal cell, dexlansoprazole has been characterized as a gastric proton-pump inhibitor, in that it blocks the final step of acid production.
Synonyms & Links
DrugCentral: 4162
LyCHI:  SSKHG6YF1VN6


Target Activities