Omeprazole and Constipation - from FDA reports


Summary

Constipation is found among people who take Omeprazole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Omeprazole. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 174,713 people who have side effects when taking Omeprazole from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 19, 2017

174,713 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole.
Among them, 3,521 people (2.02%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Omeprazole cause Constipation?

Time on Omeprazole when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 40.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20.65 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 18.71 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 5.16 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 5.16 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 9.03 %
  • 10+ years: 1.29 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Omeprazole *:

  • female: 58.24 %
  • male: 41.76 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Omeprazole *:

  • 0-1: 0.04 %
  • 2-9: 0.18 %
  • 10-19: 1.53 %
  • 20-29: 3.16 %
  • 30-39: 4.79 %
  • 40-49: 11.75 %
  • 50-59: 19.53 %
  • 60+: 58.98 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (398 people, 11.30%)
  • High Blood Pressure (379 people, 10.76%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (307 people, 8.72%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (215 people, 6.11%)
  • Depression (199 people, 5.65%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (412 people, 11.70%)
  • Furosemide (308 people, 8.75%)
  • Zometa (260 people, 7.38%)
  • Lipitor (239 people, 6.79%)
  • Lisinopril (223 people, 6.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (874 people, 24.82%)
  • Diarrhea (741 people, 21.05%)
  • Fatigue (733 people, 20.82%)
  • Abdominal Pain (633 people, 17.98%)
  • Weakness (631 people, 17.92%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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