Review: could Metoprolol tartrate cause Acid reflux?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 5, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.9/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 38,265 people who take Metoprolol tartrate. Among them, 60 have Acid reflux. See who they are, when they have Acid reflux and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Metoprolol tartrate (latest outcomes from 40,216 users) has active ingredients of metoprolol tartrate. It is often used in high blood pressure, atrial fibrillation/flutter. Commonly reported side effects of Metoprolol tartrate include breathing difficulty, weakness, nausea, nausea aggravated, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) (latest reports from 43,262 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, acupuncture and pain, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Feb, 20, 2014: 35,274 people reported to have side effects when taking Metoprolol tartrate. Among them, 56 people (0.16%) 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||23.08%||7.69%||7.69%||23.08%||15.38%||15.38%||7.69% |
Gender of people who have Acid reflux when taking Metoprolol tartrate * :
|Acid reflux||52.73%||47.27% |
Age of people who have Acid reflux when taking Metoprolol tartrate * :
|Acid reflux||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.77%||3.77%||32.08%||16.98%||43.40% |
Severity of Acid reflux when taking Metoprolol tartrate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||22.22%||66.67%||11.11% |
How people recovered from Acid reflux ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (13 people, 23.21%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (7 people, 12.50%)
- Depression (6 people, 10.71%)
- Pain (5 people, 8.93%)
- High blood pressure (5 people, 8.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (22 people, 39.29%)
- Lisinopril (14 people, 25.00%)
- Simvastatin (13 people, 23.21%)
- Clopidogrel (7 people, 12.50%)
- Nitroglycerin (7 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (3 years ago):
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.
From this study (4 years ago):
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