Omeprazole and High potassium - from FDA reports
High potassium is found among people who take Omeprazole, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Furosemide, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have High potassium with Omeprazole. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 168,361 people who have side effects when taking Omeprazole from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 19, 2017
168,361 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole.
Among them, 1,540 people (0.91%) have High Potassium
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Omeprazole when people have High Potassium *:
- < 1 month: 60.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.83 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.83 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have High Potassium when taking Omeprazole *:
- female: 41.42 %
- male: 58.58 %
Age of people who have High Potassium when taking Omeprazole *:
- 0-1: 0.07 %
- 2-9: 0.65 %
- 10-19: 0.94 %
- 20-29: 0.94 %
- 30-39: 3.41 %
- 40-49: 6.38 %
- 50-59: 13.99 %
- 60+: 73.62 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (279 people, 18.12%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (72 people, 4.68%)
- Pain (64 people, 4.16%)
- Diabetes (63 people, 4.09%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (63 people, 4.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Furosemide (212 people, 13.77%)
- Aspirin (179 people, 11.62%)
- Lisinopril (175 people, 11.36%)
- Simvastatin (146 people, 9.48%)
- Lasix (141 people, 9.16%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Renal Failure Acute (352 people, 22.86%)
- Hypotension (186 people, 12.08%)
- Weakness (172 people, 11.17%)
- Blood Creatinine Increased (172 people, 11.17%)
- Arrhythmias (170 people, 11.04%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have High potassium when taking Omeprazole?
Omeprazole has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Omeprazole 174,658 users)
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