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Review: could Nexium cause Frequent bowel movements (Diarrhea)?

Summary: Frequent bowel movements is found among people who take Nexium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease.

We study 71,165 people who have side effects while taking Nexium from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,682 have Frequent bowel movements. Find out below who they are, when they have Frequent bowel movements and more.

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Nexium

Nexium (latest outcomes from 73,119 users) has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.

Trend of nexium reports

Frequent bowel movements

Frequent bowel movements (latest reports from 1,112,574 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

Trend of Frequent bowel movements reports

On Oct, 28, 2014: 71,165 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium. Among them, 3,682 people (5.17%) have Frequent Bowel Movements.

Trend of Frequent bowel movements in Nexium reports

Time on Nexium when people have Frequent bowel movements * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Frequent bowel movements38.34%18.65%5.70%15.54%12.95%5.70%3.11%

Age of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Nexium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Frequent bowel movements0.17%0.20%1.28%3.07%5.09%12.89%24.25%53.04%

Severity of Frequent bowel movements when taking Nexium ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Frequent bowel movements2.94%50.00%44.12%2.94%

How people recovered from Frequent bowel movements ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Frequent bowel movements5.26%0.00%94.74%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (609 people, 16.54%)
  2. Hypertension (317 people, 8.61%)
  3. Pain (271 people, 7.36%)
  4. Osteoporosis (210 people, 5.70%)
  5. Depression (205 people, 5.57%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (783 people, 21.27%)
  2. Lasix (410 people, 11.14%)
  3. Lipitor (394 people, 10.70%)
  4. Ambien (369 people, 10.02%)
  5. Prednisone (363 people, 9.86%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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