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A study for a 68-year old woman who takes Prilosec Otc, Prilosec Otc, Simethicone, Aluminum Hydroxide And Magnesium Trisilicate

Summary: 146 female patients aged 68 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is a personalized study for a 68 year old female patient who has Heartburn - Chronic, Abdominal Bloating, Gas - Belching. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

 

 

 

What are the drugs

Prilosec otc has active ingredients of omeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 738 Prilosec otc users)

Prilosec otc has active ingredients of omeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 738 Prilosec otc users)

Simethicone has active ingredients of simethicone. It is often used in gas gangrene. (latest outcomes from 641 Simethicone users)

Aluminum hydroxide and magnesium trisilicate has active ingredients of aluminum hydroxide; magnesium trisilicate. It is often used in indigestion. (latest outcomes from 591 Aluminum hydroxide and magnesium trisilicate users)

What are the conditions

Heartburn - chronic (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus) can be treated by Omeprazole, Nexium, Prilosec, Prevacid, Protonix, Prilosec Otc. (latest reports from 18,949 Heartburn - Chronic patients)

Abdominal bloating (feeling of tightness around abdomen) can be treated by Simethicone. (latest reports from 502 Abdominal Bloating patients)

Gas - belching (act of expelling air from the stomach through the mouth) (latest reports from 5,909 Gas - Belching patients)

On Jan, 29, 2015: 146 females aged 62 (±5) who take Prilosec Otc, Prilosec Otc, Simethicone, Aluminum Hydroxide And Magnesium Trisilicate are studied

Prilosec Otc, Prilosec Otc, Simethicone, Aluminum Hydroxide And Magnesium Trisilicate outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 62

Gender: female

Conditions: Heartburn - Chronic, Abdominal Bloating, Gas - Belching

Drugs taking:
- Prilosec Otc (omeprazole magnesium): used for 6 - 12 months
- Prilosec Otc (omeprazole magnesium): used for 6 - 12 months
- Simethicone (simethicone): used for 6 - 12 months
- Aluminum Hydroxide And Magnesium Trisilicate (aluminum hydroxide; magnesium trisilicate): used for 6 - 12 months

eHealthMe real world results:

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Prilosec Otc is effective62.50%
(5 of 8 people)
33.33%
(2 of 6 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
66.67%
(4 of 6 people)
60.00%
(3 of 5 people)
100.00%
(9 of 9 people)
75.00%
(3 of 4 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
Prilosec Otc is effective62.50%
(5 of 8 people)
33.33%
(2 of 6 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
66.67%
(4 of 6 people)
60.00%
(3 of 5 people)
100.00%
(9 of 9 people)
75.00%
(3 of 4 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
Simethicone is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Aluminum Hydroxide And Magnesium Trisilicate is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/an/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Muscle Cramps (painful sensations caused by muscle contraction)DizzinessAngina Unstable (chest pain due to ischemia of the heart muscle- unstable)High Blood Sugar (high blood sugar)PainHypomagnesaemia (electrolyte disturbance in which there is an abnormally low level of magnesium in the blood)Loss Of SmellFlushing (the warm, red condition of human skin)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Belching (release of gas from the digestive tract)Abnormal DreamsNumbness In Hands Or FeetBack PainHypocalcaemia (levels of calcium in blood serum are abnormally low)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Hypophagia (reduced food intake)Gastric Tone IncreasedNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Heat Intolerance (feeling of being overheated)Headache (pain in head)
Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (stomach contents (food or liquid) leak backwards from the stomach into the oesophagus)ConstipationPruritus Generalised (generalized itching)Insomnia (sleeplessness)Rash (redness)Peripheral Neuropathy (damage to nerves of the peripheral nervous system)Muscle Pain (muscle pain)Pruritus (severe itching of the skin)
Tracheal Obstruction (blockage of trachea)Diarrhoea AggravatedSleeplessness (a sleep disorder in which there is an inability to fall asleep or to stay asleep as long as desired)Arthralgia (joint pain)Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints)Abdominal Pain
Dyspepsia (indigestion)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears)HypersensitivityHeart Rate IncreasedAbdominal Pain Upper
Rectal Discharge (discharge from rectum)Allergic CoughPsoriasis Aggravated (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin aggravated)Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (feeling of tiredness)Rhinitis (a medical term for irritation and inflammation of the mucous membrane inside the nose)Pain
Choking (mechanical obstruction of the flow of air from the environment into the lungs)Uveitis (inflammation of the uvea)Hot Flushes Aggravated (sudden feelings of heat)Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - LegsAtrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)Cardiac Failure Congestive
Heart Rate IncreasedNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)AngerWeight GainSpotting (bleed during pregnancy)Myalgia (muscle pain)
ExtrasystolesSweating - Excessive (abnormally increased sweating)Elevated Liver Enzymes (high liver enzymes)Injection Site Irritation

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

You are not alone! Join a related mobile support group:
- support group for people who have Abdominal Bloating
- support group for people who have Gas - Belching
- support group for people who have Heartburn - Chronic
- support group for people who take Aluminum Hydroxide And Magnesium Trisilicate
- support group for people who take Prilosec Otc
- support group for people who take Prilosec Otc
- support group for people who take Simethicone

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  • From this study (9 months ago):

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