Nexium and Skin rash - from FDA reports
Skin rash is found among people who take Nexium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Skin rash with Nexium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 121,122 people who have side effects when taking Nexium from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 26, 2017
121,122 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium.
Among them, 4,234 people (3.5%) have Skin Rash
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Nexium when people have Skin Rash *:
- < 1 month: 50.93 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20.19 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.48 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.04 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.45 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.73 %
- 10+ years: 2.17 %
Gender of people who have Skin Rash when taking Nexium *:
- female: 68.74 %
- male: 31.26 %
Age of people who have Skin Rash when taking Nexium *:
- 0-1: 0.06 %
- 2-9: 0.26 %
- 10-19: 0.79 %
- 20-29: 1.82 %
- 30-39: 6.65 %
- 40-49: 14.29 %
- 50-59: 24.22 %
- 60+: 51.92 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (675 people, 15.94%)
- High Blood Pressure (423 people, 9.99%)
- Pain (321 people, 7.58%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (291 people, 6.87%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (279 people, 6.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (431 people, 10.18%)
- Synthroid (361 people, 8.53%)
- Lasix (352 people, 8.31%)
- Lipitor (341 people, 8.05%)
- Prednisone (338 people, 7.98%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Itching (873 people, 20.62%)
- Pain (713 people, 16.84%)
- Nausea (701 people, 16.56%)
- Fatigue (606 people, 14.31%)
- Breathing Difficulty (581 people, 13.72%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Skin rash when taking Nexium?
Nexium has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Nexium 125,070 users)
Skin rash has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 281,194 Skin rash patients).
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Had an endoscopy today due to being anemic and 16 polyps were found in my stomach and removed. Size of the polyps were 10mm to 18mm. Have been on Nexium for 7 years for an ulcer. Has anyone had these size poplyps due to nexium?
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