Review: taking Nexium and Aspirin together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Nexium and Aspirin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Nexium and Aspirin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 15,392 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Nexium

Nexium has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastrooesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Nexium 115,436 users)

Aspirin

Aspirin has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in preventive health care. (latest outcomes from Aspirin 272,197 users)

On Sep, 17, 2016

15,392 people who take Nexium, Aspirin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Nexium and Aspirin drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Nexium:
  • < 1 month: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 44.0% - (8 of 18 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 53.0% - (7 of 13 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 57.0% - (11 of 19 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 62.0% - (36 of 58 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 85.0% - (36 of 42 people)
  • 10+ years: 76.0% - (16 of 21 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
Aspirin:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (6 of 12 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 30.0% - (4 of 13 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 47.0% - (16 of 34 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 48.0% - (16 of 33 people)
  • 10+ years: 59.0% - (19 of 32 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Nexium:
  • female: 61.0% - (56 of 91 people)
  • male: 68.0% - (60 of 87 people)
Aspirin:
  • female: 41.0% - (24 of 58 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (38 of 75 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Nexium:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 66.0% - (6 of 9 people)
  • 40-49: 65.0% - (15 of 23 people)
  • 50-59: 72.0% - (44 of 61 people)
  • 60+: 60.0% - (51 of 85 people)
Aspirin:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • 40-49: 40.0% - (6 of 15 people)
  • 50-59: 40.0% - (19 of 47 people)
  • 60+: 52.0% - (33 of 63 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • weight decreased
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia
  • chest pain
  • bone disorder
  • myalgia
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • joint stiffness
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • swelling
1 - 6 months:
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • chest pain
  • drug ineffective
  • malaise
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • abdominal pain upper
  • dyspnoea
  • fall
6 - 12 months:
  • osteoporosis
  • dyspepsia
  • bone disorder
  • nausea
  • osteoarthritis
  • encephalopathy
  • hepatic failure
  • duodenal ulcer
  • hepatitis cholestatic
  • arthralgia
1 - 2 years:
  • osteoporosis
  • bone disorder
  • chest pain
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • nausea
  • pain
  • abdominal pain upper
  • asthenia
  • gait disturbance
  • drug hypersensitivity
2 - 5 years:
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • osteoporosis
  • depression
  • dyspepsia
  • abdominal pain upper
  • chest pain
  • drug ineffective
  • fall
  • vomiting
  • nausea
5 - 10 years:
  • osteoporosis
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • multiple fractures
  • fall
  • bone disorder
  • arthritis
  • depression
  • vitamin d deficiency
  • osteoarthritis
  • calcium deficiency
10+ years:
  • osteoporosis
  • fall
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspepsia
  • multiple fractures
  • arthritis
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • malaise
not specified:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • drug ineffective
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • fall
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • diarrhoea
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • fall
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
  • malaise
  • dizziness
  • vomiting
  • fatigue
male:
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • nausea
  • chest pain
  • weight decreased
  • pneumonia
  • fatigue
  • diarrhoea

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • anorexia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • confusional state
  • dyspnoea
  • hypotension
  • pneumonia
  • arthralgia
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • gait disturbance
  • osteoporosis
2-9:
  • acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • cardiac failure
  • hepatocellular injury
  • peritonitis
  • pneumothorax
  • respiratory failure
  • thrombocytopenia
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • choking
  • convulsion
10-19:
  • drug ineffective
  • malaise
  • abdominal discomfort
  • asthenia
  • feeling abnormal
  • joint injury
  • abdominal pain upper
  • chest pain
  • pain
  • fall
20-29:
  • fall
  • osteoporosis
  • diarrhoea
  • pyrexia
  • anxiety
  • lower limb fracture
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • headache
  • joint dislocation
30-39:
  • fall
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • vomiting
  • osteoporosis
  • diabetes mellitus
  • diarrhoea
  • arthralgia
  • back pain
  • nausea
40-49:
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • vomiting
  • dizziness
  • insomnia
  • abdominal pain upper
  • malaise
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • nausea
  • fall
50-59:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • chest pain
  • dyspnoea
  • asthenia
  • weight decreased
  • anxiety
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • myocardial infarction
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • nausea
  • fall
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • drug ineffective
  • diarrhoea
  • asthenia
  • fatigue
  • chest pain

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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