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Review: could Co-codamol cause Acid reflux (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)?

Summary: Acid reflux is reported only by a few people who take Co-codamol.

We study 211 people who have side effects while taking Co-codamol from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Acid reflux. Find out below who they are, when they have Acid reflux and more.

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Co-codamol

Co-codamol has active ingredients of acetaminophen; codeine phosphate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 252 Co-codamol users)

Acid reflux

Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 19,133 Acid reflux patients)

On Feb, 23, 2015: 205 people reported to have side effects when taking Co-codamol. Among them, 2 people (0.98%) have Acid Reflux.

Trend of Acid reflux in Co-codamol reports

Time on Co-codamol when people have Acid reflux * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Acid reflux0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Acid reflux when taking Co-codamol * :

FemaleMale
Acid reflux100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Acid reflux when taking Co-codamol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Acid reflux0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

Severity of Acid reflux when taking Co-codamol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Acid reflux0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Acid reflux ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Acid reflux0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Arthritis - osteoarthritis (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Pms (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Neuropathy - peripheral (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Anxiety disorder (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Crohns disease (1 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Soya (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Omega-3 fatty acid (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Oil of evening primrose (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Vitamin e (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Gabapentin (1 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    I was wondering if anybody could help me on this i'm currently taking Rivaroxaban Zantac with Rivaroxaban(20mg)(Daily)to treat DVT.

    The thing is whilst doing this i'm suffering greatly with Heartburn, Acid Reflux.

    Can i take the Zantac to soothe my pain with Rivaroxaban?

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    Paul Foster.
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    I'm dealing with bone on bone osteoarthritis of the knees and taking 25mg Trazodone for sleep and Tylenol 3/codeine 2x daily for pain. I'm weaning off 25mg of trazadone every 5 wks from 200mg I was taking for 9yrs. I'm now down to 25mg and Mar 27/15 I'll be completely off this medication. It's amazing my knees are not getting worse that's why I'm taking myself off these medications because I want to guard against liver problems or anything else they may cause.I know when I don't take the Tylenol for 15hrs or more withdrawals start and as soon as I take them it's ok. I want to wean from Tylenol as well after I'm off Trazodone and leery of the withdrawals. Anyone out there experiencing the same problems? I'd appreciate info if you are please. Thank you
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    Hello, I'm 17 years old, I have taken Tri-nessa(Birth control) since January of last year(2014) with no side effects.
    I've been having an Acid Reflux problem for a few years(Since I got my Gallbladder removed in 2011). It got really bad by the end of last year (2014) and I've been having multiple problems since Urgent Care diagnosed me with Gastritis. I then assumed I had heart problems due to a lot of issues/deaths with other people and their hearts. Got an EKG, it came out fine. Now, for Gastritis, they put me on Protonix, I was taking it up until this past Wednesday when my Doctor put me on Cimetidine(Tagamet), she also gave me info to go see a GI doctor. Thursday afternoon (Around 1:50-2:50)I had gotten really dizzy like my blood sugar dropped immensely. Ate some candy in hopes to make it better, didn't help (My family has a history of Diabetes). I begged my school to rush me to the ER, but they didn't see anything physically wrong with me, therefore, they said no.

    And so, I went home with my friend and relaxed. Since then, I've been having these 'Tension headaches' that start in my left sided neck and travel up into my head(It switches sides sometimes, or just wraps all around and into the back) for about 3 to 5 hours putting a really hard pressure on my head like someone is crushing it under a wheel, sometimes it feels like I'm being jabbed with a small needle in random spots too. I tried taking Ibuprofen to remove some pressure of the headache, but to no avail. Friday, I went into the ER. They did bloodwork, took a urine sample, did a chest x-ray, and did three EKGs on me. They didn't find much else but a teeny hiccup in my EKG - nothing to panic about - they said, but if I want to feel comforted that my heart is fine, I can see a cardiologist (Going to see one tomorrow). Saturday, I started noticing a swelling over my left breast, next to my armpit. It, and my breasts, have little pains that surge through them every now and again. I also noticed that around my throat to my collarbone, on my chest (left & right), over my shoulder and to my back neck has started to burn and ache as well. The aching will send pains down my spine and make doing anything seem annoying. ON TOP of that, I've been having random coughs, sometimes my face has pressure on it, and Sunday morning I couldn't stop sweating in my sleep. I suspect I slept the wrong way on my neck and the nerves are causing the pain in my chest area, or my acid reflux is causing severe heartburn.

    My big question is, should I go back into the ER and have them test my breasts and neck/spine, or should I kick back and relax in knowing it's just a few side effects from my Cimetidine and a little ache in my neck from sleeping wrong that will go away shortly? (I read it can cause tenderness in the breasts, usually for guys, but maybe girls too?)
    My family doesn't have much money, and my father thinks I'm being a hypochondriac, but I know I have a lot to live for so I'm praying it's really just nothing.
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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • I feel as if I have a lump in my throat, as if something hasn't been swallowed properly. THE LUMp is not present all the time but I am very aware of it when it's there.

    Reply

    mimi on Nov, 19, 2014:

    I have that and was told that anxiety and stress is the cause

    Reply

    Louise on Oct, 24, 2014:

    It sounds like acid reflux

    Reply

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