Review: could Nexium cause Magnesium deficiency?
Summary: Magnesium deficiency is found among people who take Nexium, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease. We study 71,247 people who have side effects while taking Nexium from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 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 73,208 Nexium users)
Magnesium deficiency (lack of magnesium) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, colon cancer. (latest reports from 226 Magnesium deficiency patients)
On May, 16, 2015: 71,247 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium. Among them, 12 people (0.02%) have Magnesium Deficiency.
Time on Nexium when people have Magnesium deficiency * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Magnesium deficiency||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Magnesium deficiency when taking Nexium * :
|Magnesium deficiency||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.00%||30.00%||60.00% |
Severity of Magnesium deficiency when taking Nexium ** :
How people recovered from Magnesium deficiency ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (5 people, 41.67%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (4 people, 33.33%)
- Atrial fibrillation (4 people, 33.33%)
- Respiratory tract infection (4 people, 33.33%)
- Fluid retention (1 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (8 people, 66.67%)
- Levaquin (8 people, 66.67%)
- Lexapro (5 people, 41.67%)
- Lasix (5 people, 41.67%)
- Humalog (5 people, 41.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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