Review: could Nexium cause Loose stools?
We study 71,120 people who have side effects while taking Nexium from FDA and social media. Among them, 35 have Loose stools. Find out below who they are, when they have Loose stools and more.
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Nexium (latest outcomes from 73,068 users) has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Loose stools (latest reports from 9,270 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 71,113 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium. Among them, 35 people (0.05%) have Loose Stools. They amount to 0.38% of all the 9,267 people who have Loose Stools on eHealthMe.
Time on Nexium when people have Loose stools * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loose stools||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Loose stools when taking Nexium * :
|Loose stools||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.70%||18.52%||22.22%||55.56% |
Severity of Loose stools when taking Nexium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loose stools||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Loose stools ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Loose stools||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (4 people, 11.43%)
- Arthritis (3 people, 8.57%)
- Nasal congestion (2 people, 5.71%)
- Osteopenia (2 people, 5.71%)
- Hypertension (2 people, 5.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (9 people, 25.71%)
- Aspirin (9 people, 25.71%)
- Forteo (5 people, 14.29%)
- Paxil (5 people, 14.29%)
- Celebrex (5 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Nexium (esomeprazole magnesium) is often used for gastroesophageal reflux disease. Find out below the conditions Nexium is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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