Review: could Omeprazole cause Type 2 diabetes mellitus (Type 2 diabetes)?
Summary: Type 2 diabetes mellitus is found among people who take Omeprazole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression.
We study 89,994 people who have side effects while taking Omeprazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 250 have Type 2 diabetes mellitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Type 2 diabetes mellitus and more.
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Omeprazole has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 92,893 Omeprazole users)
Type 2 diabetes mellitus
Type 2 diabetes mellitus has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, stress and anxiety, schizophrenia, sleep disorder. (latest reports from 92,887 Type 2 diabetes mellitus patients)
On Mar, 26, 2015: 89,969 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole. Among them, 250 people (0.28%) have Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.
Time on Omeprazole when people have Type 2 diabetes mellitus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Type 2 diabetes mellitus||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Gender of people who have Type 2 diabetes mellitus when taking Omeprazole * :
|Type 2 diabetes mellitus||54.68%||45.32% |
Age of people who have Type 2 diabetes mellitus when taking Omeprazole * :
|Type 2 diabetes mellitus||0.00%||0.00%||0.43%||0.00%||7.73%||30.04%||27.47%||34.33% |
Severity of Type 2 diabetes mellitus when taking Omeprazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Type 2 diabetes mellitus||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
How people recovered from Type 2 diabetes mellitus ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Type 2 diabetes mellitus||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (70 people, 28.00%)
- Anxiety (40 people, 16.00%)
- Sleep disorder (38 people, 15.20%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (36 people, 14.40%)
- Bipolar disorder (25 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (91 people, 36.40%)
- Aspirin (62 people, 24.80%)
- Simvastatin (61 people, 24.40%)
- Lisinopril (58 people, 23.20%)
- Clonazepam (50 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
srikanth raghavachari (1 year ago):
I was never diabetic and My Blood glucose fasting never touched even 100 before 4 months although i take medicine for hypertension. My GP prescribed Omaperazole 20mg for my acidity problem and i have been taking for 2 months , slowly my urinary input increased and i just went for fasting blood sugar i was shocked to see my fasting blood sugar shot to 150. I searched the net once i was convinced that omaperazole may be the culprit i have taken this medicine off from today. I see no major research into this area and GP are prescribing this drug indiscriminately . I want to know any research on this area. Pl share
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Born again (1 year ago):
Just like you, I´m sure as well. Some days after I stopped taking Omeprazol my blood glucose levels went back to normal levels. After one month I started with Omeprazol again and my bg level went up again. Now I`ve been without Omeprazol for about 4 months and my bg level is perfect. I eat, drink and live the same way I did when I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in 2004.
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mikl (3 years ago):
I'm fairly convinced tha tOmeprazole increases blood glucose levels. Since I stopped taking it my BG is so much better. What should I do about notifying people who can do some research into this. Obviously the manufacturer won't want to admit to anything.
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