Review: could Prilosec cause Abdominal pain?
Summary: Abdominal pain is found among people who take Prilosec, 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 59,776 people who have side effects while taking Prilosec from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,043 have Abdominal pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal pain and more.
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Prilosec has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 61,548 Prilosec users)
Abdominal pain has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 107,282 Abdominal pain patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 59,776 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec. Among them, 3,043 people (5.09%) have Abdominal Pain.
Time on Prilosec when people have Abdominal pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal pain||29.25%||20.75%||16.04%||16.98%||10.38%||1.89%||4.72% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Prilosec * :
|Abdominal pain||68.78%||31.22% |
Age of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Prilosec * :
|Abdominal pain||0.19%||1.04%||2.57%||6.93%||9.24%||17.10%||24.03%||38.90% |
Severity of Abdominal pain when taking Prilosec ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||52.38%||33.33%||14.29% |
How people recovered from Abdominal pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||15.38%||84.62% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (260 people, 8.54%)
- Pain (225 people, 7.39%)
- Osteoporosis (168 people, 5.52%)
- Depression (148 people, 4.86%)
- Hypertension (146 people, 4.80%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (458 people, 15.05%)
- Lasix (355 people, 11.67%)
- Nexium (327 people, 10.75%)
- Prednisone (311 people, 10.22%)
- Neurontin (302 people, 9.92%)
* 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:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Seroquel Xr for a 41-year old woman with Bipolar Ii Disorder. The patient has Sleepy, Abdominal Pain, Headache (pain in head)
- A study of side effects of Omeprazole for a 33-year old woman with Ulcer - Stomach. The patient has Sweating - Excessive (abnormally increased sweating)
- A study of drug interactions between Omeprazole, Myrbetriq, Atacand, Diltiazem Hydrochloride for a 66-year old man with Dyspepsia, Oab, Hypertension. The patient has Bradycardia
- A study of drug interactions between Calcium, Vitamin D, Magnesium Sulfate In Plastic Container, Biotin, Vitamin B12, Cytomel, Singulair, Elavil, Omeprazole, Effexor Xr for a 41-year old woman with Osteoporosis, Chronic Depression, Migraine - Classic, Keratosis Pilaris, Asthma, Gerd. The patient has High Blood Pressure
- A study of side effects of Wellbutrin for a 34-year old woman with Depression. The patient has Stomach Pain
Recent Prilosec related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Levothyroxine Sodium, Omeprazole, Keppra for a 68-year old woman who has Confusion, Barrett's Esophagus
- Comparions of Ibuprofen, Singulair, Omeprazole, Levothyroxine Sodium, Plaquenil for a 54-year old woman who has Autoimmune
- Comparions of Omeprazole, Pantoprazole for a 63-year old woman who has GE Reflux
- Comparions of Dexilant, Omeprazole, Nexium for a 65-year old woman who has Ppi
- Comparions of Prednisone, Omeprazole, Linzess, Ambien for a 22-year old woman who has Migraine
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