Review: could Nexium cause Loose stools?
Summary: Loose stools is found among people who take Nexium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Vioxx, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 71,235 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 has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 73,196 Nexium users)
Loose stools has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 2,351 Loose stools patients)
On Apr, 5, 2015: 71,235 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium. Among them, 35 people (0.05%) have Loose Stools.
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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Nexium for a 50-year old man with Gastric Ulcer Surgery. The patient has Dizziness Aggravated, Fatigue - Chronic
- A study of drug interactions between Ibuprofen, Amlodipine Besylate, Nexium for a 55-year old woman with Pain, High Blood Pressure, Acid Reflux. The patient has Increased Thirst, Dry Skin, Diarrhea, Skin Rash, Hair Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Zofran, Levocetirizine Dihydrochloride, Mono-linyah, Plaquenil, Hyoscyami Folium, Nexium, Wellbutrin, Lexapro for a 21-year old woman with Nausea, Allergies, Birth Control, Lupus, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Acid Reflux, Chronic Depression, Anxiety. The patient has Pleuritic Pain, Fatigue - Chronic, Lupus, Headache - Mixed Tension Migraine, Nausea
- A study of drug interactions between Magnesium, Fish Oil, Esomeprazole Magnesium for a 43-year old woman with Magnesium - Low, Dry Eye, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. The patient has Lightheadedness - Dizzy
- A study of drug interactions between Toprol-xl, Melatonin for a 54-year old woman with Tachycardia, Insomnia. The patient has Loose Stools
Recent Nexium related drug comparison:
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