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Would you have Loose bowel movements (Diarrhea) when you have Acid reflux?

Summary: Loose bowel movements is found among people with Acid reflux, especially people who are female, 10-19 old, also have Gastroesophageal reflux disease, and take medication Omeprazole.

We study 119 people who have Loose bowel movements (Diarrhea) and Acid reflux from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Acid reflux

Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) can be treated by Omeprazole, Nexium, Prilosec, Prevacid, Protonix, Prilosec Otc. (latest reports from 18,949 Acid Reflux patients)

Loose bowel movements

Loose bowel movements (weak bowel movement) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 139,244 Loose bowel movements patients)

On Jan, 12, 2015: 119 people who have acid reflux and Loose Bowel Movements are studied.

Trend of Loose bowel movements in acid reflux reports

Gender of people who have acid reflux and experienced Loose bowel movements * :

FemaleMale
Loose bowel movements69.17%30.83%

Age of people who have acid reflux and experienced Loose bowel movements * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Loose bowel movements0.83%0.83%4.17%7.50%15.83%22.50%21.67%26.67%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Loose bowel movements4.39%45.61%37.72%12.28%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Gerd (46 people, 38.66%)
  2. Depression (18 people, 15.13%)
  3. Anxiety (17 people, 14.29%)
  4. Hypertension (12 people, 10.08%)
  5. High blood pressure (9 people, 7.56%)
  6. Pain (9 people, 7.56%)
  7. High blood cholesterol (9 people, 7.56%)
  8. Insomnia (8 people, 6.72%)
  9. High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (8 people, 6.72%)
  10. Anxiety disorder (8 people, 6.72%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Omeprazole (27 people, 22.69%)
  2. Nexium (19 people, 15.97%)
  3. Prilosec (13 people, 10.92%)
  4. Aspirin (12 people, 10.08%)
  5. Dexilant (11 people, 9.24%)
  6. Lisinopril (11 people, 9.24%)
  7. Simvastatin (8 people, 6.72%)
  8. Prevacid (7 people, 5.88%)
  9. Ambien (7 people, 5.88%)
  10. Zantac (7 people, 5.88%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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