Related topic: Prilosec, Abdominal pain
Review: could Prilosec cause Abdominal pain?
Summary: Abdominal pain could be caused by Prilosec, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease.
We study 59,677 people who have side effects while taking Prilosec from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,906 have Abdominal pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal pain and more.
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Prilosec (latest outcomes from 61,447 users) has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Abdominal pain (latest reports from 611,118 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, high blood pressure, crohn's disease, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 59,664 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec. Among them, 3,040 people (5.10%) have Abdominal Pain. They amount to 0.50% of all the 613,495 people who have Abdominal Pain on eHealthMe.
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||29.13%||21.36%||16.50%||16.50%||10.68%||0.97%||4.85% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Prilosec * :
|Abdominal pain||68.81%||31.19% |
Age of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Prilosec * :
|Abdominal pain||0.19%||1.04%||2.50%||6.94%||9.25%||17.12%||24.02%||38.94% |
Severity of Abdominal pain when taking Prilosec ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||61.11%||27.78%||11.11% |
How people recovered from Abdominal pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||9.09%||90.91% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (260 people, 8.55%)
- Pain (225 people, 7.40%)
- Osteoporosis (168 people, 5.53%)
- Depression (148 people, 4.87%)
- Hypertension (146 people, 4.80%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (458 people, 15.07%)
- Lasix (355 people, 11.68%)
- Nexium (327 people, 10.76%)
- Prednisone (311 people, 10.23%)
- Neurontin (302 people, 9.93%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Prilosec (omeprazole) is often used for gastroesophageal reflux disease. Find out below the conditions Prilosec is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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I have been taking Vicodin/Hydrocodone 500MG for at least 8 month I started to notice moderate pain in the abdominal area it is in the upper part, sometimes middle part it varies. Sometimes nausea develops but not so much as the discomfort in the abdominal region. Could this be due to taking Vicodin/Hydrocodone? The stomach discomfort had started almost 4 months ago and I still have it.
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