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Review: could Nexium cause Frequent bowel movements?

We study 71,102 people who have side effects while taking Nexium from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,680 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 73,049 users) has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.

Frequent bowel movements

Frequent bowel movements (latest reports from 1,101,748 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression.

On Jul, 16, 2014: 71,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium. Among them, 3,680 people (5.18%) have Frequent Bowel Movements. They amount to 0.34% of all the 1,094,915 people who have Frequent Bowel Movements on eHealthMe.

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 movements38.74%18.85%5.24%15.18%13.09%5.76%3.14%

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%3.05%5.07%12.90%24.26%53.08%

Severity of Frequent bowel movements when taking Nexium ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Frequent bowel movements3.12%50.00%43.75%3.12%

How people recovered from Frequent bowel movements ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Frequent bowel movements5.88%0.00%94.12%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (609 people, 16.55%)
  2. Hypertension (317 people, 8.61%)
  3. Pain (271 people, 7.36%)
  4. Osteoporosis (210 people, 5.71%)
  5. Depression (203 people, 5.52%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (783 people, 21.28%)
  2. Lasix (410 people, 11.14%)
  3. Lipitor (394 people, 10.71%)
  4. Ambien (369 people, 10.03%)
  5. Prednisone (363 people, 9.86%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • Diarrhea seemed to be related to stress and foods I ate. Therefore the nexium. It was not constant but sporadic, yet severe when it did hit. Total clean out with shakes, sweating, clamminess, etc. Nexuim seemed to help. Ibuprofen was taken inconsistently also. When headaches came monthly or when my back went out, probably bi-annually. With the back pain I took the up to 800mg Ibuprofen three times a day. I haven't had a problem with my back for a couple of years now. I have been on a gluten free diet for several months now and only have a diarrhea episode if I ingest gluten somehow (learning). I still cannot eat soda, or popcorn? I no longer take Nexium or Ibuprofen.

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  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Got severe diarrhea while on nexium, went to the doctor to figure out what was wrong and told me i had colitis and then medicated me for that. Recently stopped taking both and have been fine ever since.

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  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Started creatine. Made me constipated. so I only took it 3 times per week. For the past 5 days. Abdominal cramps an more frequent need to have bowel movement.

    Reply

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