Nexium and Ulcer - from FDA reports
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 Prilosec, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Ulcer 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 Mar, 30, 2017
121,122 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium.
Among them, 1,539 people (1.27%) have Ulcer
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Nexium when people have Ulcer *:
- < 1 month: 19.49 %
- 1 - 6 months: 19.49 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.08 %
- 2 - 5 years: 22.03 %
- 5 - 10 years: 9.32 %
- 10+ years: 11.02 %
Gender of people who have Ulcer when taking Nexium *:
- female: 67.85 %
- male: 32.15 %
Age of people who have Ulcer when taking Nexium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.34 %
- 10-19: 0.5 %
- 20-29: 2.43 %
- 30-39: 3.86 %
- 40-49: 13.16 %
- 50-59: 28.5 %
- 60+: 51.22 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (256 people, 16.63%)
- High Blood Pressure (113 people, 7.34%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (88 people, 5.72%)
- Stress And Anxiety (81 people, 5.26%)
- Pain (81 people, 5.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prilosec (194 people, 12.61%)
- Aspirin (152 people, 9.88%)
- Protonix (127 people, 8.25%)
- Lasix (118 people, 7.67%)
- Ambien (118 people, 7.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (373 people, 24.24%)
- Pain (278 people, 18.06%)
- Nausea (262 people, 17.02%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (254 people, 16.50%)
- Stress And Anxiety (240 people, 15.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Ulcer when taking Nexium?
Nexium has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Nexium 125,047 users)
Ulcer has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 45,813 Ulcer 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?
I have taken Nexium for over 10 years due to a Hiatal Hernia. Can't fix it without surgery. Luckily I am not having any side effects from the drug. I just wonder why I can't seem to lose weight easily. I eat a ketogenic diet and should be losing a little weight. I'm at 120 but would like to be ...
i seriously need to find an alternative to propanolol. my stomach is giving me hell as i already have suffered from ulcers and i feel awful. The propanalol does stop my heart from racing but i need a safer alternative for me. HELP!!
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