Review: could Omeprazole cause Vision Problems?


Vision problems is reported only by a few people who take Omeprazole. We study 92,905 people who have side effects while taking Omeprazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Vision problems. Find out below who they are, when they have Vision problems and more.

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Omeprazole has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastrooesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Omeprazole 94,637 users)

Vision Problems

Vision problems has been reported by people with stammering, joint stiffness, nightmares, fatigue, hyperkeratosis (latest reports from 364 Vision problems patients).

On Jul, 24, 2016

92,905 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole.
Among them, 5 people (0.01%) have Vision Problems

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Omeprazole cause Vision problems?

Time on Omeprazole when people have Vision Problems *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 20 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 20 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 20 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 20 %
  • 10+ years: 20 %

Gender of people who have Vision Problems when taking Omeprazole *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Vision Problems when taking Omeprazole *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 20 %
  • 50-59: 40 %
  • 60+: 40 %

Severity if Vision Problems when taking Omeprazole **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 40 %
  • severe: 60 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Vision Problems **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Degenerative Joint Disease (4 people)
  • Depression (3 people)
  • Ulcer - Stomach (2 people)
  • Fibromyalgia (2 people)
  • Duodenogastric Reflux (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Gabapentin (5 people)
  • Sertraline (4 people)
  • Ibuprofen (4 people)
  • Morphine (2 people)
  • Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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