Omeprazole and Orthostatic hypotension - from FDA reports
Orthostatic hypotension is found among people who take Omeprazole, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Orthostatic hypotension 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 May, 13, 2017
168,361 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole.
Among them, 377 people (0.22%) have Orthostatic Hypotension
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Omeprazole when people have Orthostatic Hypotension *:
- < 1 month: 20 %
- 1 - 6 months: 60 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 20 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Orthostatic Hypotension when taking Omeprazole *:
- female: 46.98 %
- male: 53.02 %
Age of people who have Orthostatic Hypotension when taking Omeprazole *:
- 0-1: 0.31 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 2.45 %
- 30-39: 1.23 %
- 40-49: 2.15 %
- 50-59: 12.88 %
- 60+: 80.98 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (65 people, 17.24%)
- Pain (42 people, 11.14%)
- Multiple Myeloma (30 people, 7.96%)
- Constipation (29 people, 7.69%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (28 people, 7.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (70 people, 18.57%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (49 people, 13.00%)
- Amlodipine (38 people, 10.08%)
- Zometa (37 people, 9.81%)
- Simvastatin (34 people, 9.02%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fall (122 people, 32.36%)
- Dizziness (88 people, 23.34%)
- Fainting (80 people, 21.22%)
- Weakness (72 people, 19.10%)
- Constipation (55 people, 14.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Omeprazole has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Omeprazole 174,658 users)
Orthostatic hypotension (a medical condition consisting of a sudden decrease in blood pressure when a person stands up) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, multiple myeloma, pain, schizophrenia (latest reports from 11,946 Orthostatic hypotension patients).
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