Prevacid and Diarrhea - from FDA reports


Summary

Diarrhea is found among people who take Prevacid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease . We study 48,348 people who have side effects while taking Prevacid from FDA. Among them, 2,845 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more.

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Prevacid

Prevacid has active ingredients of lansoprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Prevacid 49,967 users)

Diarrhea

Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, pain (latest reports from 264,639 Diarrhea patients).

On Jan, 17, 2017

48,348 people reported to have side effects when taking Prevacid.
Among them, 2,845 people (5.88%) have Diarrhea


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prevacid cause Diarrhea?

Time on Prevacid when people have Diarrhea *:

  • < 1 month: 37.8 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 12.2 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.66 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.1 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 12.2 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 20.73 %
  • 10+ years: 7.32 %

Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Prevacid *:

  • female: 69.44 %
  • male: 30.56 %

Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Prevacid *:

  • 0-1: 0.42 %
  • 2-9: 1.56 %
  • 10-19: 2.83 %
  • 20-29: 3.8 %
  • 30-39: 5.83 %
  • 40-49: 13.77 %
  • 50-59: 25.48 %
  • 60+: 46.3 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (343 people, 12.06%)
  • Pain (258 people, 9.07%)
  • Osteoporosis (184 people, 6.47%)
  • High Blood Pressure (177 people, 6.22%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (149 people, 5.24%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (374 people, 13.15%)
  • Lipitor (371 people, 13.04%)
  • Prednisone (351 people, 12.34%)
  • Zometa (350 people, 12.30%)
  • Lasix (343 people, 12.06%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (1,004 people, 35.29%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (792 people, 27.84%)
  • Pain (651 people, 22.88%)
  • Fatigue (616 people, 21.65%)
  • Abdominal Pain (584 people, 20.53%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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