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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: 147 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.

 

On Mar, 1, 2015: 147 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)DizzinessAbnormal DreamsHigh Blood Sugar (high blood sugar)PainHypomagnesaemia (electrolyte disturbance in which there is an abnormally low level of magnesium in the blood)Loss Of SmellFatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Belching (release of gas from the digestive tract)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Numbness In Hands Or FeetBack PainHypocalcaemia (levels of calcium in blood serum are abnormally low)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Flushing (the warm, red condition of human skin)
Hypophagia (reduced food intake)Gastric Tone IncreasedAngina Unstable (chest pain due to ischemia of the heart muscle- unstable)Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)Rhinitis (a medical term for irritation and inflammation of the mucous membrane inside the nose)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)Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints)Muscle Pain (muscle pain)Pruritus (severe itching of the skin)
Rectal Discharge (discharge from rectum)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)Heart Rate IncreasedCardiac Failure Congestive
Dyspepsia (indigestion)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears)HypersensitivityFatigue (feeling of tiredness)Pain
Tracheal Obstruction (blockage of trachea)Allergic CoughPsoriasis Aggravated (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin aggravated)Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (feeling of tiredness)Peripheral Neuropathy (damage to nerves of the peripheral nervous system)Abdominal 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 - LegsHair ThinningAbdominal Pain Upper
Heart Rate IncreasedNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)AngerSweating - Excessive (abnormally increased sweating)Spotting (bleed during pregnancy)Injection Site Irritation
ExtrasystolesWeight GainElevated Liver Enzymes (high liver enzymes)Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating)

* 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.

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You are not alone! Join a related 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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