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 8,388 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.
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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