Review: could Pepcid cause Gallbladder disease?
Summary: Gallbladder disease is found among people who take Pepcid, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, also take medication Yaz, and have Pain.
We study 22,370 people who have side effects while taking Pepcid from FDA and social media. Among them, 30 have Gallbladder disease. Find out below who they are, when they have Gallbladder disease and more.
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Pepcid has active ingredients of famotidine. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 22,835 Pepcid users)
Gallbladder disease has been reported by people with birth control, premenstrual syndrome, acne, pain, oral contraception. (latest reports from 1,764 Gallbladder disease patients)
On Apr, 7, 2015: 22,367 people reported to have side effects when taking Pepcid. Among them, 30 people (0.13%) have Gallbladder Disease.
Time on Pepcid when people have Gallbladder disease * :
Gender of people who have Gallbladder disease when taking Pepcid * :
|Gallbladder disease||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Gallbladder disease when taking Pepcid * :
|Gallbladder disease||0.00%||0.00%||6.45%||41.94%||29.03%||9.68%||12.90%||0.00% |
Severity of Gallbladder disease when taking Pepcid ** :
How people recovered from Gallbladder disease ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (8 people, 26.67%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (7 people, 23.33%)
- Upper respiratory tract infection (5 people, 16.67%)
- Menstrual disorder (5 people, 16.67%)
- Contraception (5 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Yaz (22 people, 73.33%)
- Yasmin (18 people, 60.00%)
- Ibuprofen (12 people, 40.00%)
- Prevacid (8 people, 26.67%)
- Imodium (7 people, 23.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Pepcid Ac, Aspirin, Claritin-d 24 Hour, Calcium, Fish Oil, Magnesium, Metoprolol Succinate, Advair Diskus 100/50, Concerta, Imiquimod for a 53-year old man with Sleep Disorder Due To General Medical Condition, Insomnia Type, Acid Reflux, General Physical Health Deterioration, Allergy, Constipation, High Blood Pressure, Asthma, Adhd, Plantar Warts. The patient has Blood Potassium Increased
- A study of drug interactions between Humalog, Pepcid, Protonix, Pancreaze for a 47-year old woman with Type 1 Diabetes, Chronic Pancreatitis. The patient has Weight Gain - Unintentional
- A study of drug interactions between Simethicone, Albuterol, Symbicort, Ritalin, Megace, Pepcid, Claritin, Morphine, Ativan, Remeron, Tarceva for a 58-year old man with Bloating, Copd, Shortness Of Breath, Stimulants, Nasal Allergies, Allergies, Genital Pain, Anxiety, Depression, Lung Cancer. The patient has Fat Tissue Increased, Depression, Nightmares
- A study of side effects of Pepcid Ac for a 34-year old woman with Acid Reflux. The patient has Depression
- A study of side effects of Pepcid Preservative Free for a 10-year old girl with Gerd. The patient has Tetralogy Of Fallot
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