Review: could Azathioprine cause Heartburn?
We study 14,225 people who have side effects while taking Azathioprine from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Heartburn. Find out below who they are, when they have Heartburn and more.
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Azathioprine (latest outcomes from 14,414 users) has active ingredients of azathioprine sodium. It is often used in crohn's disease.
Heartburn (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus) (latest reports from 45,117 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 19, 2014: 14,224 people reported to have side effects when taking Azathioprine. Among them, 12 people (0.08%) have Heartburn. They amount to 0.03% of all the 45,054 people who have Heartburn on eHealthMe.
Time on Azathioprine when people have Heartburn * :
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Gender of people who have Heartburn when taking Azathioprine * :
Age of people who have Heartburn when taking Azathioprine * :
Severity of Heartburn when taking Azathioprine ** :
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How people recovered from Heartburn ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease (6 people, 50.00%)
- Colon cancer (3 people, 25.00%)
- Colitis (1 people, 8.33%)
- Acne (1 people, 8.33%)
- Immunosuppression (1 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Capecitabine (4 people, 33.33%)
- Eloxatin (2 people, 16.67%)
- Oxaliplatin (2 people, 16.67%)
- Remicade (2 people, 16.67%)
- Lexapro (1 people, 8.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have recently run out of paracetamol, and noticed the heartburn as been much reduced. Could there be a connection
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