Prilosec and Back pain - from FDA reports
Back pain is found among people who take Prilosec, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease . We study 78,307 people who have side effects while taking Prilosec from FDA. Among them, 3,616 have Back pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Back pain and more.
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Prilosec has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Prilosec 81,196 users)
Back pain has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain (latest reports from 173,400 Back pain patients).
On Jan, 27, 2017
78,307 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec.
Among them, 3,616 people (4.62%) have Back Pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prilosec when people have Back Pain *:
- < 1 month: 17.95 %
- 1 - 6 months: 1.28 %
- 6 - 12 months: 20.51 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.97 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25.64 %
- 5 - 10 years: 16.67 %
- 10+ years: 8.97 %
Gender of people who have Back Pain when taking Prilosec *:
- female: 66.81 %
- male: 33.19 %
Age of people who have Back Pain when taking Prilosec *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.21 %
- 10-19: 0.63 %
- 20-29: 2.29 %
- 30-39: 5.8 %
- 40-49: 16.26 %
- 50-59: 26.15 %
- 60+: 48.66 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (411 people, 11.37%)
- Pain (388 people, 10.73%)
- Osteoporosis (385 people, 10.65%)
- High Blood Pressure (330 people, 9.13%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (284 people, 7.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (812 people, 22.46%)
- Aredia (633 people, 17.51%)
- Aspirin (583 people, 16.12%)
- Neurontin (536 people, 14.82%)
- Lipitor (517 people, 14.30%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (1,353 people, 37.42%)
- Stress And Anxiety (1,221 people, 33.77%)
- Nausea (1,131 people, 31.28%)
- Joint Pain (1,103 people, 30.50%)
- Fatigue (1,036 people, 28.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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