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Review: Prilosec and Flagyl





Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Prilosec and Flagyl together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Prilosec and Flagyl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,513 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Prilosec has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Prilosec 61,523 users)

Flagyl has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in vaginitis bacterial. (view latest outcomes from 10,484 users)

On Nov, 30, 2014: 2,513 people who take Prilosec, Flagyl are studied

Prilosec, Flagyl outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Prilosec (omeprazole)
- Flagyl (metronidazole)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Prilosec is effective14.29%
(1 of 7 people)
80.00%
(4 of 5 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
75.00%
(3 of 4 people)
100.00%
(5 of 5 people)
100.00%
(3 of 3 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a
Flagyl is effective43.75%
(7 of 16 people)
25.00%
(1 of 4 people)
n/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
n/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
ThrombocytopeniaEscherichia InfectionThrombocytopeniaLightheadedness - FaintingAcute Myeloid LeukaemiaSleepyIntervertebral Disc ProtrusionPain
DiarrhoeaGastrointestinal HaemorrhagePremature DeliveryLightheadedness - DizzyPainTinnitusBlood Creatinine IncreasedAnxiety
VomitingHaemoglobin DecreasedCrohn's DiseaseTachycardiaEmotional DistressTarsal Tunnel SyndromeNausea
HypertensionSuicidal IdeationPneumonia FungalDepression AggravatedGeneral Physical Health DeteriorationNeuropathy PeripheralDiarrhoea
SepsisSeptic ShockHallucinationHeadacheDyspepsiaExostosisAnaemia
Gastrointestinal HaemorrhageAbdominal SepsisMeningitis NeonatalVomitingMental Status ChangesLeukoplakia OralDyspnoea
Oedema PeripheralMulti-organ FailureMaternal Drugs Affecting FoetusSkin Burning SensationAnxietyHiatus HerniaVomiting
PyrexiaPneumoniaGait DisturbanceAcne Steroid-inducedHeadachePlantar FasciitisPyrexia
PneumoniaEnterococcal InfectionMyalgiaAcne CysticRenal Failure AcuteScarOsteonecrosis Of Jaw
Atrial FibrillationPleural EffusionTenosynovitisMuscle TwitchingGallbladder InjuryCataractFatigue

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Prilosec is effective68.42%
(13 of 19 people)
62.50%
(5 of 8 people)
Flagyl is effective41.18%
(7 of 17 people)
55.56%
(5 of 9 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
PainVomiting
AnxietyPain
DiarrhoeaThrombocytopenia
NauseaNausea
Osteonecrosis Of JawAnaemia
Abdominal PainAnxiety
AnaemiaHypotension
InjuryPneumonia
DyspnoeaPyrexia
FatigueDyspnoea

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Prilosec is effectiven/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a50.00%
(2 of 4 people)
28.57%
(2 of 7 people)
20.00%
(4 of 20 people)
37.50%
(3 of 8 people)
60.00%
(6 of 10 people)
Flagyl is effectiven/an/a0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
25.00%
(1 of 4 people)
57.14%
(4 of 7 people)
10.00%
(2 of 20 people)
12.50%
(1 of 8 people)
44.44%
(4 of 9 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
DisorientationAbdominal PainVomitingNauseaPruritusPainPainPain
Myocardial InfarctionDepressed Level Of ConsciousnessHeadacheVomitingConstipationAbdominal PainAnxietyVomiting
Metabolic AcidosisPancreatitis HaemorrhagicCrohn's DiseaseAbdominal Pain UpperPyrexiaBack PainAnaemiaAnxiety
ThrombocytopeniaHypotensionNauseaCholelithiasisFatigueDiarrhoeaSpinal OsteoarthritisDyspnoea
Ventricular Septal Defect NosSomnolencePyrexiaDyspepsiaNauseaAnxietyOsteonecrosis Of JawNausea
Cardiac Murmur NosElectrocardiogram Qt ProlongedAbdominal PainCholecystitis ChronicPain In ExtremityPyrexiaOedema PeripheralDiarrhoea
General Physical Health DeteriorationAnaemiaIntestinal StenosisAbdominal PainAnaemiaThrombocytopeniaDiarrhoeaInjury
AminoaciduriaCholecystitis AcuteIleusAbdominal DiscomfortArthralgiaOsteonecrosis Of JawBone DisorderBone Disorder
Meningitis NeonatalBradycardiaLoss Of ConsciousnessInjuryDepressionOedema PeripheralGastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseAnaemia
Respiratory DistressDiarrhoeaDiarrhoeaDiarrhoeaAbdominal PainArthralgiaPyrexiaOsteonecrosis Of Jaw

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Asga on Sep, 13, 2014:

    Hi Anon,
    Im interested about your comment to be cautious of b vitamins? why is this?

    Thanks
    Asha

    Reply

    Anon on Sep, 7, 2014:

    I am a 30 yr old woman, Homozygous A1298C for MTHFR, taking 1 mg Paxil, put on l-methylfolate by my doctor. It cause extreme acne, muscle twitching, severe mood swings, brain fog, etc. I had beautiful skin before, but after the methylfolate acne it is severely and deeply scarred and will never be the same again. We tried adding hydroxocobalamin and niacin to balance the methylfolate but it didnt work. It took two months for the severe breakouts to slow and even still I have deep breakouts, just not at the same extreme rate. Be cautious with B vitamins!

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Prilosec (omeprazole) is often used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease. Flagyl (metronidazole) is often used to treat vaginitis bacterial. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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