Review: could Omeprazole cause Bone density loss?
We study 89,722 people who have side effects while taking Omeprazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 100 have Bone density loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Bone density loss and more.
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Omeprazole (latest outcomes from 92,596 users) has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Bone density loss
Bone density loss (latest reports from 46,173 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, breast cancer, depression, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 89,710 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole. Among them, 100 people (0.11%) have Bone Density Loss. They amount to 0.22% of all the 46,098 people who have Bone Density Loss on eHealthMe.
Time on Omeprazole when people have Bone density loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bone density loss||0.00%||0.00%||60.00%||6.67%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33% |
Gender of people who have Bone density loss when taking Omeprazole * :
|Bone density loss||83.33%||16.67% |
Age of people who have Bone density loss when taking Omeprazole * :
|Bone density loss||0.00%||0.93%||0.00%||0.93%||0.00%||30.84%||28.97%||38.32% |
Severity of Bone density loss when taking Omeprazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bone density loss||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Bone density loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (35 people, 35.00%)
- Osteoporosis (25 people, 25.00%)
- Hypertension (23 people, 23.00%)
- Pain (16 people, 16.00%)
- Muscle spasms (15 people, 15.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (47 people, 47.00%)
- Nexium (40 people, 40.00%)
- Dexamethasone (34 people, 34.00%)
- Zoloft (33 people, 33.00%)
- Chemotherapeutics nos (33 people, 33.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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