Constipation is found among people who take Nexium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease . We study 109,161 people who have side effects while taking Nexium from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,452 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Nexium has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastrooesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Nexium 115,436 users)
Constipation has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, drug ineffective, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 130,437 Constipation patients).
On Sep, 17, 2016
109,161 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium.
Among them, 2,452 people (2.25%) have Constipation
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hello George here, new to group. I been on Prilosec then Nexium for the last 18 yrs due to extreme reflux and Barretts esophagus but lately I was switched to generic Esomeprazole-Magnesium and I developed neck, back and muscle and joint aches and paines, almost flu like symptoms for 5 months now. Doctors cant figure out what is causing my pain but I suspect its the Esomeprazole since most everything else has been ruled out. I am going to take myself off the meds and see if things change. Also after a recent trip to the hospital I was told by a nurse that my magnesium level is very low. Anyone else experiencing this?
My 6 yo has had constipation issues since she was an infant. She is on a daily dose of miralax that keeps her pretty regular, but since the Intuniv she is backing up. We had spill over all weekend and finally dosed her with an enema on Sunday. It seemed to work but now Tuesday it looks like ...
I have taken Nexium for over 10 years due to a Hiatal Hernia. Can't fix it without surgery. Luckily I am not having any side effects from the drug. I just wonder why I can't seem to lose weight easily. I eat a ketogenic diet and should be losing a little weight. I'm at 120 but would like to be ...
Hi, I have been having severe cramps for a couple weeks now. About a month ago I started having diarrhea, tmi I know, and then a couple weeks later I was constipated. I have been having irregular bleeding with clots and also discharge with a bit of odor. I have severe pressure when I have both ...
Hello George here, new to group. I been on Prilosec then Nexium for the last 18 yrs due to extreme reflux and Barretts esophagus but lately I was switched to generic Esomeprazole-Magnesium and I developed neck, back and muscle and joint aches and paines, almost flu like symptoms for 5 months ...
I have been a Type 2 diabetic since 1989. I take insulin, Metformin and Glyberide. I have noticed lately that I have been somewhat constipated. Does anybody else had this problem. If so, what have you done about it? By the way, my name is Linda Wells. I'm 66 years old.
Been On Niacin Er 1000mg & Crestor 40 Together & now i am having Constipation & Flank & Low Abdomen Pain,sweating,Dizziness & Fatique.I Am 56 yrs Old & Cant fiqiure Out Why Dr Would Combine These 1 drugs.Jeeze Lots Of Side Effect Too
Hi, I started on Cymbalta 30 mg and then increased to 60 mg for 2 months now and have been taking Nexium over the counter for several years, all was fine until a few days ago, I started feeling anxious, sad and trouble sleeping, just wondering if anyone else has had these problems?
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