Omeprazole and Osteoporosis - from FDA reports


Summary

Osteoporosis is found among people who take Omeprazole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Nexium, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Osteoporosis 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, 04, 2017

168,361 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole.
Among them, 918 people (0.55%) have Osteoporosis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Omeprazole cause Osteoporosis?

Time on Omeprazole when people have Osteoporosis *:

  • < 1 month: 7.69 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 7.69 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 26.15 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 20.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 12.31 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10.77 %
  • 10+ years: 15.38 %

Gender of people who have Osteoporosis when taking Omeprazole *:

  • female: 76.55 %
  • male: 23.45 %

Age of people who have Osteoporosis when taking Omeprazole *:

  • 0-1: 0.14 %
  • 2-9: 0.29 %
  • 10-19: 0.57 %
  • 20-29: 2.15 %
  • 30-39: 2.58 %
  • 40-49: 13.32 %
  • 50-59: 25.79 %
  • 60+: 55.16 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (252 people, 27.45%)
  • Pain (142 people, 15.47%)
  • High Blood Pressure (141 people, 15.36%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (127 people, 13.83%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (120 people, 13.07%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Nexium (273 people, 29.74%)
  • Prednisone (128 people, 13.94%)
  • Zometa (123 people, 13.40%)
  • Aspirin (120 people, 13.07%)
  • Lisinopril (114 people, 12.42%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (230 people, 25.05%)
  • Osteoarthritis (229 people, 24.95%)
  • Fall (224 people, 24.40%)
  • Back Pain (206 people, 22.44%)
  • Depression (197 people, 21.46%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you have Osteoporosis when taking Omeprazole?

Omeprazole

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