Review: could Nexium cause Ulcer (Gastric ulcer)?
Summary: Ulcer 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 Aspirin, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease.
We study 71,235 people who have side effects while taking Nexium from FDA and social media. Among them, 895 have Ulcer. Find out below who they are, when they have Ulcer and more.
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Nexium has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 73,196 Nexium users)
Ulcer (stomach ulcer) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, arthritis. (latest reports from 32,835 Ulcer patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 71,227 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium. Among them, 898 people (1.26%) have Ulcer.
Time on Nexium when people have Ulcer * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Ulcer when taking Nexium * :
Severity of Ulcer when taking Nexium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Ulcer ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (97 people, 10.80%)
- Hypertension (47 people, 5.23%)
- Pain (42 people, 4.68%)
- Osteoporosis (42 people, 4.68%)
- Anxiety (39 people, 4.34%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (206 people, 22.94%)
- Prilosec (136 people, 15.14%)
- Toprol-xl (123 people, 13.70%)
- Ambien (118 people, 13.14%)
- Plavix (115 people, 12.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Xanax, Singulair, Ultram Er, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide, Nexium, Levoxyl, Wellbutrin Sr, Atenolol, Gabapentin for a 57-year old woman with Anxiety Disorder, Allergic Sinusitis, Fibromyalgia, Fluid Retention, Acid Reflux, Hyperthyroidism, Depression, High Blood Pressure, Meniers.
- A study of drug interactions between Fioricet, Imitrex, Percocet, Nexium, Colchicine, Lyrica, Enbrel for a 43-year old man with Migraine Without Aura, Familial Mediterranean Fever, Acid Reflux, Neuropathy. The patient has Eye Swelling
- A study of side effects of Nexium for a 46-year old man with Acid Reflux. The patient has Drug Rash With Eosinophilia And Systemic Symptoms, Jaundice - Yellow Skin
- A study of drug interactions between Nexium, Toprol-xl, Phentermine, Vimpat for a 44-year old woman with Ulcer - Duodenal Or Gastric, Hypertensive Heart Disease, Weight Loss, Seizure - Generalized.
- A study of drug interactions between Phendimetrazine Tartrate, Phentermine, Wellbutrin, Nexium for a 41-year old woman with Weight Loss, Fibromyalgia, Barrett's Esophagus. The patient has Weight Gain
Recent Nexium related drug comparison:
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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