Prilosec and Diverticulitis - from FDA reports
Diverticulitis is found among people who take Prilosec, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Diverticulitis with Prilosec. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 81,905 people who have side effects when taking Prilosec from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 08, 2017
81,905 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec.
Among them, 384 people (0.47%) have Diverticulitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prilosec when people have Diverticulitis *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 60 %
- 1 - 2 years: 20 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10 %
- 10+ years: 5 %
Gender of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Prilosec *:
- female: 65.15 %
- male: 34.85 %
Age of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Prilosec *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 2.88 %
- 40-49: 8.97 %
- 50-59: 22.12 %
- 60+: 66.03 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (71 people, 18.49%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (54 people, 14.06%)
- High Blood Pressure (49 people, 12.76%)
- Osteoporosis (39 people, 10.16%)
- Multiple Myeloma (34 people, 8.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (66 people, 17.19%)
- Ambien (57 people, 14.84%)
- Zometa (54 people, 14.06%)
- Lipitor (53 people, 13.80%)
- Prednisone (50 people, 13.02%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (103 people, 26.82%)
- Nausea (102 people, 26.56%)
- Diarrhea (94 people, 24.48%)
- Abdominal Pain (83 people, 21.61%)
- Anaemia (78 people, 20.31%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Diverticulitis when taking Prilosec?
Prilosec has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Prilosec 84,885 users)
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