Review: could Omeprazole cause Cancer - pancreas?
This is a review of Cancer - pancreas (Pancreatic carcinoma) by studying 83,841 people who take Omeprazole. We analyze: the time on Omeprazole when people have Cancer - pancreas, gender and age of these people, the severity of Cancer - pancreas, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Omeprazole. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Omeprazole (latest outcomes from 92,355 users) has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastric ulcer. Commonly reported side effects of Omeprazole include nausea aggravated, nausea, breathing difficulty, nausea and vomiting, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Cancer - pancreas
Cancer - pancreas (pancreatic cancer) (latest reports from 20,965 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, pancreatic carcinoma.
On Feb, 22, 2014: 83,760 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole. Among them, 64 people (0.08%) have Cancer - Pancreas.
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||45.90%||54.10% |
Age of people who have Cancer - pancreas when taking Omeprazole * :
|Cancer - pancreas||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.79%||16.07%||82.14% |
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, 31.25%)
- Pain (15 people, 23.44%)
- Hypertension (14 people, 21.88%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (14 people, 21.88%)
- Anxiety (7 people, 10.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (20 people, 31.25%)
- Metformin hcl (14 people, 21.88%)
- Simvastatin (11 people, 17.19%)
- Victoza (9 people, 14.06%)
- Lantus (9 people, 14.06%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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