Review: could Nexium cause Pancreatitis?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 21, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.4/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 71,040 people who take Nexium. Among them, 712 have Pancreatitis. See who they are, when they have Pancreatitis and more. This review is 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.
Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas) (latest reports from 191,661 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, high blood pressure, diabetes, bipolar disorder.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 71,008 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium. Among them, 712 people (1.00%) have Pancreatitis.
Time on Nexium when people have Pancreatitis * :
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Age of people who have Pancreatitis when taking Nexium * :
Severity of Pancreatitis when taking Nexium ** :
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How people recovered from Pancreatitis ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (83 people, 11.66%)
- Depression (81 people, 11.38%)
- Hypertension (65 people, 9.13%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (64 people, 8.99%)
- Anxiety (62 people, 8.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (143 people, 20.08%)
- Byetta (109 people, 15.31%)
- Seroquel (101 people, 14.19%)
- Lisinopril (99 people, 13.90%)
- Lasix (81 people, 11.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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