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Review: could Omeprazole cause Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs (Foot, leg, and ankle swelling)?

Summary: Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs is found among people who take Omeprazole, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Vitamin d, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease.

We study 89,946 people who have side effects while taking Omeprazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs. Find out below who they are, when they have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs and more.

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Omeprazole

Omeprazole has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 92,839 Omeprazole users)

Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs

Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hypothyroidism. (latest reports from 1,420 Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs patients)

On Feb, 3, 2015: 89,908 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole. Among them, 8 people (0.01%) have Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs.

Trend of Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs in Omeprazole reports

Time on Omeprazole when people have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs14.29%28.57%14.29%14.29%0.00%28.57%0.00%

Gender of people who have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs when taking Omeprazole * :

FemaleMale
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs37.50%62.50%

Age of people who have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs when taking Omeprazole * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%12.50%37.50%25.00%25.00%

Severity of Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs when taking Omeprazole ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs16.67%0.00%83.33%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Acid reflux (3 people, 37.50%)
  2. High blood pressure (3 people, 37.50%)
  3. Heartburn prevention (2 people, 25.00%)
  4. Diabetic neuropathy (1 people, 12.50%)
  5. High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (1 people, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vitamin d (3 people, 37.50%)
  2. Folic acid (2 people, 25.00%)
  3. Levothyroxine thyroid (2 people, 25.00%)
  4. Aspirin (2 people, 25.00%)
  5. Calcium (1 people, 12.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    Thanks. Debbie CB

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