Review: could Nexium cause Osteonecrosis of jaw?
Summary: Osteonecrosis of jaw is found among people who take Nexium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 71,227 people who have side effects while taking Nexium from FDA and social media. Among them, 907 have Osteonecrosis of jaw. Find out below who they are, when they have Osteonecrosis of jaw and more.
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Nexium has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 73,177 Nexium users)
Osteonecrosis of jaw
Osteonecrosis of jaw (death of bone of jaw) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, metastases to bone, multiple myeloma, osteopenia, breast cancer. (latest reports from 14,665 Osteonecrosis of jaw patients)
On Feb, 21, 2015: 71,205 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium. Among them, 907 people (1.27%) 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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Do you have Osteonecrosis Of Jaw while taking Nexium?
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Lotensin, HCTZ, Nexium for a 59-year old woman with Hypertension, Gerd. The patient has Joint Pain, Uti
- A study of drug interactions between Nexium, Crestor for a 49-year old man with Acid Reflux, Cholestasis. The patient has Stomach Scan
- A study of drug interactions between Synthroid, Celexa, Nexium for a 42-year old woman with Hashimoto's Disease, Depression, Ulcer - Duodenal Or Gastric. The patient has Chest Pain
- A study of side effects of Nexium for a 59-year old woman with Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease. The patient has Short-term Memory Loss, Weight Gain
- A study of side effects of Nexium for a 72-year old woman with GERD. The patient has Blood Count
Recent Nexium related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Dexilant, Omeprazole, Nexium for a 65-year old woman who has Ppi
- Comparions of Zantac 300, Nexium for a 44-year old woman who has Ulcer - Duodenal Or Gastric
- Comparions of Adderall 30, Nexium, Propranolol Hydrochloride And Hydrochlorothiazide, Requip Xl, Fluoxetine for a 52-year old woman who has Depression And Restless Leg Syndrome
- Comparions of Ambien, Nexium, Carafate, Dilaudid for a 41-year old woman who has Hip Pain
- Comparions of Nexium, Prilosec Otc for a 53-year old woman who has Acid Reflux
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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