Omeprazole and Frequent bowel movements - from FDA reports
Frequent bowel movements 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 Humira, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Frequent bowel movements 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, 18, 2017
174,713 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole.
Among them, 9,515 people (5.45%) have Frequent bowel movements
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Omeprazole when people have Frequent bowel movements *:
- < 1 month: 45.68 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.02 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.65 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.78 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.55 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.09 %
- 10+ years: 5.22 %
Gender of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Omeprazole *:
- female: 59.56 %
- male: 40.44 %
Age of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Omeprazole *:
- 0-1: 0.14 %
- 2-9: 0.81 %
- 10-19: 1.47 %
- 20-29: 2.94 %
- 30-39: 4.46 %
- 40-49: 10.39 %
- 50-59: 19.79 %
- 60+: 60.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (1,101 people, 11.57%)
- Pain (696 people, 7.31%)
- Multiple Myeloma (606 people, 6.37%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (577 people, 6.06%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (563 people, 5.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Humira (697 people, 7.33%)
- Aspirin (685 people, 7.20%)
- Simvastatin (579 people, 6.09%)
- Amlodipine (560 people, 5.89%)
- Lisinopril (528 people, 5.55%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (2,371 people, 24.92%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (2,258 people, 23.73%)
- Fatigue (1,576 people, 16.56%)
- Abdominal Pain (1,382 people, 14.52%)
- Weakness (1,253 people, 13.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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