Nexium and Magnesium deficiency - from FDA reports
Magnesium deficiency 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 Levaquin, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease . We study 114,868 people who have side effects while taking Nexium from FDA. Among them, 27 have Magnesium deficiency. Find out below who they are, when they have Magnesium deficiency and more.
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Nexium has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Nexium 118,702 users)
Magnesium deficiency (lack of magnesium) has been reported by people with gastrooesophageal reflux disease, breast cancer, indigestion, osteoporosis, preventive health care (latest reports from 352 Magnesium deficiency patients).
On Feb, 01, 2017
114,868 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium.
Among them, 27 people (0.02%) have Magnesium Deficiency
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Nexium when people have Magnesium Deficiency *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 66.67 %
- 10+ years: 33.33 %
Gender of people who have Magnesium Deficiency when taking Nexium *:
- female: 95.45 %
- male: 4.55 %
Age of people who have Magnesium Deficiency when taking Nexium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 5.88 %
- 50-59: 41.18 %
- 60+: 52.94 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (12 people, 44.44%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (4 people, 14.81%)
- Respiratory Tract Infection (4 people, 14.81%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (4 people, 14.81%)
- Diabetes (2 people, 7.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Levaquin (9 people, 33.33%)
- Aspirin (8 people, 29.63%)
- Lexapro (7 people, 25.93%)
- Humira (5 people, 18.52%)
- Atelvia (5 people, 18.52%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (10 people, 37.04%)
- Muscle Spasms (9 people, 33.33%)
- High Blood Pressure (6 people, 22.22%)
- Heart Palpitations (6 people, 22.22%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (6 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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