Related topic: Omeprazole, Cancer - pancreas
Review: could Omeprazole cause Cancer - pancreas?
Summary: Cancer - pancreas could be caused by Omeprazole, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Type 2 diabetes mellitus.
We study 89,590 people who have side effects while taking Omeprazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 68 have Cancer - pancreas. Find out below who they are, when they have Cancer - pancreas and more.
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Omeprazole (latest outcomes from 92,443 users) has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Cancer - pancreas
Cancer - pancreas (pancreatic cancer) (latest reports from 21,382 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, pancreatic carcinoma.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 89,754 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole. Among them, 68 people (0.08%) have Cancer - Pancreas. They amount to 0.32% of all the 21,183 people who have Cancer - Pancreas on eHealthMe.
Time on Omeprazole when people have Cancer - pancreas * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Cancer - pancreas||66.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Cancer - pancreas when taking Omeprazole * :
|Cancer - pancreas||46.15%||53.85% |
Age of people who have Cancer - pancreas when taking Omeprazole * :
|Cancer - pancreas||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.72%||15.52%||82.76% |
Severity of Cancer - pancreas when taking Omeprazole ** :
How people recovered from Cancer - pancreas ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (20 people, 29.41%)
- Pain (15 people, 22.06%)
- Hypertension (14 people, 20.59%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (14 people, 20.59%)
- Anxiety (7 people, 10.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (20 people, 29.41%)
- Metformin hcl (14 people, 20.59%)
- Simvastatin (12 people, 17.65%)
- Victoza (9 people, 13.24%)
- Lantus (9 people, 13.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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