Review: could Omeprazole cause Impaired memory (Memory loss)?
We study 89,769 people who have side effects while taking Omeprazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,112 have Impaired memory. Find out below who they are, when they have Impaired memory and more.
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Omeprazole (latest outcomes from 92,657 users) has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Impaired memory (latest reports from 467,172 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Sep, 14, 2014: 89,769 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole. Among them, 1,112 people (1.24%) have Impaired Memory.
Time on Omeprazole when people have Impaired memory * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Impaired memory||15.79%||14.04%||15.79%||14.04%||15.79%||19.30%||5.26% |
Gender of people who have Impaired memory when taking Omeprazole * :
|Impaired memory||62.96%||37.04% |
Age of people who have Impaired memory when taking Omeprazole * :
|Impaired memory||0.00%||0.10%||1.18%||1.18%||5.21%||20.16%||24.68%||47.49% |
Severity of Impaired memory when taking Omeprazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Impaired memory||15.00%||52.50%||30.00%||2.50% |
How people recovered from Impaired memory ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Impaired memory||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (137 people, 12.32%)
- Pain (125 people, 11.24%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (106 people, 9.53%)
- Hypertension (98 people, 8.81%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (70 people, 6.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (217 people, 19.51%)
- Simvastatin (199 people, 17.90%)
- Folic acid (123 people, 11.06%)
- Lisinopril (115 people, 10.34%)
- Furosemide (114 people, 10.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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