Omeprazole and Nerve injury - from FDA reports
Nerve injury 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 Lyrica, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease . We study 155,237 people who have side effects while taking Omeprazole from FDA. Among them, 135 have Nerve injury. Find out below who they are, when they have Nerve injury and more.
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Omeprazole has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Omeprazole 161,264 users)
Nerve injury has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 9,792 Nerve injury patients).
On Jan, 29, 2017
155,237 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole.
Among them, 135 people (0.09%) have Nerve Injury
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Omeprazole when people have Nerve Injury *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Nerve Injury when taking Omeprazole *:
- female: 75.94 %
- male: 24.06 %
Age of people who have Nerve Injury when taking Omeprazole *:
- 0-1: 1 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1 %
- 20-29: 1 %
- 30-39: 5 %
- 40-49: 15 %
- 50-59: 27 %
- 60+: 50 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (19 people, 14.07%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (19 people, 14.07%)
- Depression (16 people, 11.85%)
- Stress And Anxiety (15 people, 11.11%)
- High Blood Pressure (15 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (21 people, 15.56%)
- Cymbalta (18 people, 13.33%)
- Forteo (15 people, 11.11%)
- Aspirin (15 people, 11.11%)
- Ambien (14 people, 10.37%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fall (40 people, 29.63%)
- Pain (32 people, 23.70%)
- Pain In Extremity (27 people, 20.00%)
- Joint Pain (24 people, 17.78%)
- Weakness (23 people, 17.04%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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