Review: could Omeprazole cause Gastritis?


Summary

Gastritis 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 Lisinopril, and have Hypertension . We study 111,117 people who have side effects while taking Omeprazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 905 have Gastritis. Find out below who they are, when they have Gastritis and more.

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Omeprazole

Omeprazole has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastrooesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Omeprazole 154,416 users)

Gastritis

Gastritis (inflammation of stomach) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, rashes, thrombocytopenia, diarrhea (latest reports from 29,902 Gastritis patients).

On Sep, 16, 2016

111,117 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole.
Among them, 905 people (0.81%) have Gastritis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Omeprazole cause Gastritis?

Time on Omeprazole when people have Gastritis *:

  • < 1 month: 35.94 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 26.56 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 14.06 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 1.56 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 9.38 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.81 %
  • 10+ years: 4.69 %

Gender of people who have Gastritis when taking Omeprazole *:

  • female: 68.02 %
  • male: 31.98 %

Age of people who have Gastritis when taking Omeprazole *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.19 %
  • 10-19: 2.78 %
  • 20-29: 4.76 %
  • 30-39: 5.82 %
  • 40-49: 12.17 %
  • 50-59: 21.69 %
  • 60+: 51.59 %

Severity if Gastritis when taking Omeprazole **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Gastritis **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 100 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (111 people, 12.27%)
  • Gastritis (99 people, 10.94%)
  • Osteoporosis (74 people, 8.18%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (72 people, 7.96%)
  • Anxiety (71 people, 7.85%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lisinopril (149 people, 16.46%)
  • Zometa (140 people, 15.47%)
  • Gabapentin (111 people, 12.27%)
  • Aredia (111 people, 12.27%)
  • Aspirin (110 people, 12.15%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (246 people, 27.18%)
  • Nausea (213 people, 23.54%)
  • Anxiety (211 people, 23.31%)
  • Vomiting (203 people, 22.43%)
  • Diarrhoea (198 people, 21.88%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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