Review: could Metoprolol tartrate cause Acid reflux (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)?
Summary: Acid reflux is found among people who take Metoprolol tartrate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 38,528 people who have side effects while taking Metoprolol tartrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 64 have Acid reflux. Find out below who they are, when they have Acid reflux and more.
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Metoprolol tartrate has active ingredients of metoprolol tartrate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 40,443 Metoprolol tartrate users)
Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 18,949 Acid reflux patients)
On Jan, 25, 2015: 38,528 people reported to have side effects when taking Metoprolol tartrate. Among them, 64 people (0.17%) have Acid Reflux.
Time on Metoprolol tartrate when people have Acid reflux * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Acid reflux||17.65%||5.88%||5.88%||23.53%||17.65%||23.53%||5.88% |
Gender of people who have Acid reflux when taking Metoprolol tartrate * :
|Acid reflux||46.27%||53.73% |
Age of people who have Acid reflux when taking Metoprolol tartrate * :
|Acid reflux||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.08%||6.15%||27.69%||13.85%||49.23% |
Severity of Acid reflux when taking Metoprolol tartrate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||38.46%||53.85%||7.69% |
How people recovered from Acid reflux ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||33.33%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (14 people, 21.88%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (9 people, 14.06%)
- Depression (7 people, 10.94%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (7 people, 10.94%)
- High blood pressure (6 people, 9.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (26 people, 40.62%)
- Lisinopril (14 people, 21.88%)
- Simvastatin (13 people, 20.31%)
- Metformin hydrochloride (9 people, 14.06%)
- Clopidogrel (7 people, 10.94%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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have had issues with undiagnosed severe continual stomach pain on the upper right side right under the ribcage area. have taken several tests including UGI, ct scan, ultrasund, hydascan,colonoscopy, radiologic testing, etc. also have tachycardia and spells where I feel like I am going to faint. blood sugars are sometimes high and I always feel like I am full or have acid reflux. The upper abdoman feels like it's bloated also. No one has been able to diagnose anything and I have been to several hospitals and specialists.
Dorothy on Apr, 18, 2011:
I have the same symptoms bloated stomach fainting spell bad stomach, they say I have esophagitis, which I think metfromin has caused. They want to put me on a proton pump inhibitor indefinitely. I don't know what to do.
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