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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 Preventive health care. We study 90,012 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

Omeprazole has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 92,908 Omeprazole users)

Fluid retention

Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 18,467 Fluid retention patients)

On May, 12, 2015: 89,994 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole. Among them, 258 people (0.29%) have Fluid Retention.

Trend of Fluid retention in Omeprazole reports

Time on Omeprazole when people have Fluid retention * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Fluid retention56.25%6.25%12.50%18.75%0.00%6.25%0.00%

Gender of people who have Fluid retention when taking Omeprazole * :

FemaleMale
Fluid retention60.32%39.68%

Age of people who have Fluid retention when taking Omeprazole * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fluid retention0.00%0.83%1.24%2.48%3.31%10.74%12.40%69.01%

Severity of Fluid retention when taking Omeprazole ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Fluid retention20.00%60.00%20.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Fluid retention ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Prophylaxis (37 people, 14.34%)
  2. Hypertension (29 people, 11.24%)
  3. Depression (22 people, 8.53%)
  4. Rheumatoid arthritis (19 people, 7.36%)
  5. Pain (16 people, 6.20%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Furosemide (48 people, 18.60%)
  2. Aspirin (39 people, 15.12%)
  3. Lasix (29 people, 11.24%)
  4. Simvastatin (27 people, 10.47%)
  5. Allopurinol (27 people, 10.47%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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