Review: Sucralfate and Omeprazole
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Sucralfate and Omeprazole. It is created by eHealthMe based on 1,704 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Sucralfate (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of sucralfate. It is used in gastric ulcer, gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastritis, ulcers, stomach discomfort
Omeprazole (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is used in gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastric ulcer, indigestion, reflux gastritis, stomach discomfort, gastritis
On Dec, 5, 2013: 1,704 people who reported to have interactions when taking Sucralfate, Omeprazole are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Sucralfate (sucralfate)
- Omeprazole (omeprazole)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Sucralfate, Omeprazole:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||257|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||187|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||171|
|Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (stomach contents (food or liquid) leak backwards from the stomach into the esophagus)||143|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Sucralfate, Omeprazole:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Deep Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)||8|
|Cholelithiasis (the presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts)||8|
|Pain In Extremity||3|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||3|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||3|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||3|
|Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)||2|
|Pericardial Effusion (fluid around the heart)||2|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Duck: Can a spleenectomy cause a hiatal hernia
(for a 57 year old man who has Hiatal Hernia, and takes Omeprazole)
I had my spleen removed in 1977 and immediately started getting heartburn when I bent over swam or was horizontal. The Navy said it would go away with time and it did somewhat with changes to my diet and a truckload of antacids. I now am on omeprazole and it is better but the VA is charging me f ...
(Number of patients like Duck: 1,713)
- By TestMonkey: Can hand tremors be caused by prolonged use of hydrocodone?
(for a 52 year old man who has Hand Tremor, and takes Hydrocortone, Naproxen Sodium And Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride, Omeprazole)
Occasional hand tremors. Noticed while sitting, watching TV, reading, or using the computer. One hand will have mild tremors that start and stop. Condition will continue off and on for up to three hours.
(Number of patients like TestMonkey: 1,596)
- By TrickyDicky: What are the most likely connections between the conditions and the medicants
(for a 65 year old man who has Bi - Polar Disorder, Brown Sequard Syndrome, Avascular Necrosis, and takes Lamictal, Quetiapine Fumarate, Venlafaxine Hydrochloride, Omeprazole)
I am trying to find out as much as I can about Lamictal ( Lamotogine) and it`s possible links to the conditions I am experiencing. The first of my conditions to be diagnosed was the Brown Sequard which came after 3 back operations to remove a calcified disc at Thoracic 6/7. This left me with a h ...
(Number of patients like TrickyDicky: 5,298)
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Sucralfate (sucralfate) is often used to treat gastric ulcer. Omeprazole (omeprazole) is often used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease. 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.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Sucralfate is used in:
- Omeprazole is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Sucralfate alternatives:
- Omeprazole alternatives:
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