Review: could Nexium cause Osteonecrosis of jaw?
This is a review of Osteonecrosis of jaw by studying 71,040 people who take Nexium. We analyze: the time on Nexium when people have Osteonecrosis of jaw, age of these people, the severity of Osteonecrosis of jaw, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Nexium. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Nexium (latest outcomes from 72,924 users) has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastric ulcer. Commonly reported side effects of Nexium include nausea, nausea aggravated, pain exacerbated, pain, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Osteonecrosis of jaw
Osteonecrosis of jaw (death of bone of jaw) (latest reports from 189,086 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, metastases to bone, multiple myeloma, osteopenia, breast cancer.
On Mar, 2, 2014: 71,040 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium. Among them, 907 people (1.28%) have Osteonecrosis Of Jaw.
Time on Nexium when people have Osteonecrosis of jaw * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Osteonecrosis of jaw||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Osteonecrosis of jaw when taking Nexium * :
|Osteonecrosis of jaw||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.10%||2.47%||10.56%||32.37%||53.50% |
Severity of Osteonecrosis of jaw when taking Nexium ** :
How people recovered from Osteonecrosis of jaw ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (211 people, 23.26%)
- Metastases to bone (149 people, 16.43%)
- Breast cancer (121 people, 13.34%)
- Osteoporosis (110 people, 12.13%)
- Pain (65 people, 7.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (814 people, 89.75%)
- Aredia (559 people, 61.63%)
- Aspirin (328 people, 36.16%)
- Ambien (328 people, 36.16%)
- Prednisone (288 people, 31.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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