Polymyalgia rheumatica is found among people who take Nexium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Vioxx, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease . We study 88,623 people who have side effects while taking Nexium from FDA and social media. Among them, 51 have Polymyalgia rheumatica. Find out below who they are, when they have Polymyalgia rheumatica and more.
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Nexium has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastrooesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Nexium 92,263 users)
Polymyalgia rheumatica (pain in many muscles) has been reported by people with muscle aches, pain, breathing difficulty, weakness, joint pain (latest reports from 2,506 Polymyalgia rheumatica patients).
On Aug, 26, 2016
88,623 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium.
Among them, 51 people (0.06%) have Polymyalgia Rheumatica
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I'm interested to know if others are experiencing ED since they got PMR...and if that's down to the PMR or as I suspect the Prednisone....the other main side effect I experiencing is insomnia, which must be the drugs rather than the condition...three years ago I was working out every day, boxing, in great shape...literally overnight I became debilitated...even with the drugs my body has deteriorated and I now don't exercise and have put on 30 pounds...maybe this is also a factor...physical and psychological... Would be good to hear that I'm not alone...
I'm a 38 year old female, pretty healthy overall, but do take nexium for laryngeal pharyngeal reflux. My wbcs dropped to 3.0 and my neutrophils to 0.9, but I'm not prone to sickness. I did have cdiff a few years ago after taking antibiotics for a UTI, but I do work in healthcare as well. Could the nexium cause the neutrophil drop?
Recently diagnosed with PMR. Prednizone 15 mgs helped the PMR symptoms immediately. I am 87 years old and also have atrial fib and high blood pressure and take Amiodarone, Amlodipine, and Eliquis. I have developed extreme weakness in the legs so that I have progressed quickly from cane to ...
We live in the Uk and desperately need some advice!! My son is 10 years old and was prescribed Esomeprazole for Gerd by a consultant. He'd had side effects from other proton pump inhibitors. After about two weeks of stating the meds he got increasingly thirsty so intense he would cry his mouth ...
I'm a 38 year old female, pretty healthy overall, but do take nexium for laryngeal pharyngeal reflux. My wbcs dropped to 3.0 and my neutrophils to 0.9, but I'm not prone to sickness. I did have cdiff a few years ago after taking antibiotics for a UTI, but I do work in healthcare as well. Could ...
I'm interested to know if others are experiencing ED since they got PMR...and if that's down to the PMR or as I suspect the Prednisone....the other main side effect I experiencing is insomnia, which must be the drugs rather than the condition...three years ago I was working out every day, ...
Taking muscle relaxers for years, that are hard on your stomach causing heart burn, bloating, gastro problems and more. Then having to take Nexium in order to deal with all these side effects. Now my doctors are saying that the muscle relaxers and the Nexium are not what contributed to my IBS. I ...
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