Review: could Omeprazole cause Fluid retention?
Summary: Fluid retention 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 Furosemide, and have Prophylaxis.
We study 89,890 people who have side effects while taking Omeprazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 258 have Fluid retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Fluid retention and more.
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Omeprazole has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Omeprazole 92,773 users)
Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, primary pulmonary hypertension, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis.(latest reports from Fluid retention 17,802 patients)
On Dec, 19, 2014: 89,890 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole. Among them, 258 people (0.29%) have Fluid Retention.
Time on Omeprazole when people have Fluid retention * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Fluid retention||56.25%||6.25%||12.50%||18.75%||0.00%||6.25%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Fluid retention when taking Omeprazole * :
|Fluid retention||60.32%||39.68% |
Age of people who have Fluid retention when taking Omeprazole * :
|Fluid retention||0.00%||0.83%||1.24%||2.48%||3.31%||10.74%||12.40%||69.01% |
Severity of Fluid retention when taking Omeprazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Fluid retention||20.00%||60.00%||20.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Fluid retention ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prophylaxis (37 people, 14.34%)
- Hypertension (29 people, 11.24%)
- Depression (22 people, 8.53%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (19 people, 7.36%)
- Pain (16 people, 6.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (48 people, 18.60%)
- Aspirin (39 people, 15.12%)
- Lasix (29 people, 11.24%)
- Simvastatin (27 people, 10.47%)
- Allopurinol (27 people, 10.47%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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