Related topic: Peptic ulcer, Ascites
Review: could Peptic ulcer cause Ascites?
Summary: Ascites could be caused by Peptic ulcer, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also have Insomnia, and take Lasix.
We study 8,389 people who have Peptic ulcer from FDA and social media. Among them, 61 have Ascites. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Peptic ulcer (latest reports from 177,751 patients) is typically treated by Omeprazole, Nexium, Prilosec, Protonix, Allopurinol, Lansoprazole.
Ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity) (latest reports from 96,244 patients) has been reported by people with hepatic neoplasm malignant, high blood pressure, hiv infection, hepatitis c, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 8,388 people who have peptic ulcer are studied. Among them, 61 (0.73%) have Ascites. They amount to 0.06% of all the 96,077 people who have Ascites on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have peptic ulcer and experienced Ascites * :
Age of people who have peptic ulcer and experienced Ascites * :
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Insomnia (22 people, 36.07%)
- Hypertension (19 people, 31.15%)
- Pain (16 people, 26.23%)
- Hepatic neoplasm malignant (9 people, 14.75%)
- Oedema peripheral (8 people, 13.11%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (8 people, 13.11%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (8 people, 13.11%)
- Nausea (7 people, 11.48%)
- Prophylaxis (7 people, 11.48%)
- Diarrhoea (7 people, 11.48%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Lasix (20 people, 32.79%)
- Spironolactone (17 people, 27.87%)
- Famotidine (14 people, 22.95%)
- Aldactone (12 people, 19.67%)
- Zometa (12 people, 19.67%)
- Nexium (10 people, 16.39%)
- Prednisolone (9 people, 14.75%)
- Norvasc (9 people, 14.75%)
- Vicodin (8 people, 13.11%)
- Ativan (8 people, 13.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Have been taking Protonix 40mg ; initial dosage was twice daily for two weeks then once daily for next 2 weeks and continuing with same. Have used Protonix for 5 weeks
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From this study (2 weeks ago):
Taking omeprazole and carafate to offset NSAID effects on stomach.
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