Review: could Omeprazole cause Weight gain?
We study 89,735 people who have side effects while taking Omeprazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,285 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.
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Omeprazole (latest outcomes from 92,596 users) has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Weight gain (latest reports from 527,320 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 89,710 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole. Among them, 1,284 people (1.43%) have Weight Gain. They amount to 0.24% of all the 526,575 people who have Weight Gain on eHealthMe.
Time on Omeprazole when people have Weight gain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight gain||26.83%||24.39%||8.54%||13.41%||13.41%||8.54%||4.88% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Omeprazole * :
|Weight gain||71.77%||28.23% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Omeprazole * :
|Weight gain||0.17%||0.61%||1.57%||3.85%||6.99%||21.42%||26.31%||39.07% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Omeprazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain||5.26%||60.53%||31.58%||2.63% |
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain||6.67%||0.00%||93.33% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (158 people, 12.31%)
- Depression (144 people, 11.21%)
- Hypertension (143 people, 11.14%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (138 people, 10.75%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (108 people, 8.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (221 people, 17.21%)
- Furosemide (193 people, 15.03%)
- Prednisone (162 people, 12.62%)
- Lisinopril (156 people, 12.15%)
- Methotrexate (135 people, 10.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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