Review: could Paxil cause Acid reflux?
Summary: Acid reflux could be caused by Paxil, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take Vioxx, and have Pain.
We study 68,360 people who have side effects while taking Paxil from FDA and social media. Among them, 90 have Acid reflux. Find out below who they are, when they have Acid reflux and more.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 68,212 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil. Among them, 90 people (0.13%) have Acid Reflux. They amount to 0.21% of all the 43,848 people who have Acid Reflux on eHealthMe.
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%||36.36%||9.09%||0.00%||9.09%||45.45%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Acid reflux when taking Paxil * :
|Acid reflux||0.00%||0.00%||4.88%||2.44%||9.76%||14.63%||45.12%||23.17% |
Severity of Acid reflux when taking Paxil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||80.00%||20.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Acid reflux ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (18 people, 20.00%)
- Depression (17 people, 18.89%)
- Multiple myeloma (13 people, 14.44%)
- Bone lesion (13 people, 14.44%)
- Restless legs syndrome (13 people, 14.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (34 people, 37.78%)
- Prilosec (34 people, 37.78%)
- Aspirin (26 people, 28.89%)
- Prevacid (24 people, 26.67%)
- Ativan (23 people, 25.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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