Review: could Omeprazole cause Panic attack (Panic disorder)?
Summary: Panic attack is found among people who take Omeprazole, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 89,908 people who have side effects while taking Omeprazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 250 have Panic attack. Find out below who they are, when they have Panic attack and more.
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Omeprazole has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 92,810 Omeprazole users)
Panic Attack has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 24,801 Panic Attack patients)
On Dec, 31, 2014: 89,890 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole. Among them, 249 people (0.28%) have Panic Attack.
Time on Omeprazole when people have Panic attack * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Panic attack||20.00%||40.00%||20.00%||0.00%||4.00%||16.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Panic attack when taking Omeprazole * :
|Panic attack||61.42%||38.58% |
Age of people who have Panic attack when taking Omeprazole * :
|Panic attack||0.00%||0.92%||0.46%||6.88%||11.01%||25.23%||33.94%||21.56% |
Severity of Panic attack when taking Omeprazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Panic attack||0.00%||25.00%||75.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Panic attack ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Panic attack||0.00%||33.33%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (30 people, 12.05%)
- Psychotic disorder (26 people, 10.44%)
- Anxiety (20 people, 8.03%)
- Raynaud's phenomenon (15 people, 6.02%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (15 people, 6.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (44 people, 17.67%)
- Alprazolam (33 people, 13.25%)
- Clonazepam (32 people, 12.85%)
- Simvastatin (28 people, 11.24%)
- Nifedipine (28 people, 11.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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