Review: could Paxil cause Acid reflux (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)?
Summary: Acid reflux is found among people who take Paxil, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Vioxx, and have Depression.
We study 68,479 people who have side effects while taking Paxil from FDA and social media. Among them, 94 have Acid reflux. Find out below who they are, when they have Acid reflux and more.
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Paxil has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 70,307 Paxil users)
Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 19,207 Acid reflux patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 68,479 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil. Among them, 94 people (0.14%) have Acid Reflux.
Time on Paxil when people have Acid reflux * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||28.57%||7.14%||7.14%||14.29%||35.71%||7.14% |
Age of people who have Acid reflux when taking Paxil * :
|Acid reflux||0.00%||0.00%||4.65%||2.33%||10.47%||15.12%||44.19%||23.26% |
Severity of Acid reflux when taking Paxil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Acid reflux ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||25.00%||75.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (20 people, 21.28%)
- Pain (18 people, 19.15%)
- Upper respiratory tract infection (13 people, 13.83%)
- Restless legs syndrome (13 people, 13.83%)
- Multiple myeloma (13 people, 13.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (34 people, 36.17%)
- Prilosec (34 people, 36.17%)
- Aspirin (26 people, 27.66%)
- Prevacid (24 people, 25.53%)
- Ativan (23 people, 24.47%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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