Review: could Omeprazole cause Orthostatic hypotension?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 2, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 83,841 people who take Omeprazole. Among them, 228 have Orthostatic hypotension. See who they are, when they have Orthostatic hypotension and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Omeprazole (latest outcomes from 92,355 users) has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastric ulcer. Commonly reported side effects of Omeprazole include nausea aggravated, nausea, breathing difficulty, nausea and vomiting, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Orthostatic hypotension (a medical condition consisting of a sudden decrease in blood pressure when a person stands up) (latest reports from 51,213 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, multiple myeloma, pain, schizophrenia.
On Mar, 2, 2014: 83,841 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole. Among them, 228 people (0.27%) have Orthostatic Hypotension.
Time on Omeprazole when people have Orthostatic hypotension * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Orthostatic hypotension||25.00%||25.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Orthostatic hypotension when taking Omeprazole * :
|Orthostatic hypotension||49.14%||50.86% |
Age of people who have Orthostatic hypotension when taking Omeprazole * :
|Orthostatic hypotension||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.48%||1.44%||1.44%||13.94%||82.69% |
Severity of Orthostatic hypotension when taking Omeprazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Orthostatic hypotension||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Orthostatic hypotension ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Orthostatic hypotension||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (30 people, 13.16%)
- Anxiety (21 people, 9.21%)
- Metastases to bone (18 people, 7.89%)
- Multiple myeloma (14 people, 6.14%)
- Pain (13 people, 5.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (72 people, 31.58%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (41 people, 17.98%)
- Zometa (34 people, 14.91%)
- Vitamin d (31 people, 13.60%)
- Furosemide (30 people, 13.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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