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 Gastrooesophageal reflux disease . We study 77,651 people who have side effects while taking Prilosec from FDA and social media. Among them, 366 have Diverticulitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Diverticulitis and more.
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Prilosec has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Prilosec 81,118 users)
Diverticulitis (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the bowel wall) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 14,661 Diverticulitis patients).
On Oct, 16, 2016
77,651 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec.
Among them, 366 people (0.47%) have Diverticulitis
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I started taking Prilosec once a day in the early 90s and continue to do so for stomach ulcers and severed reflux. In April of this year I was diagnosed with cancer of the right kidney. On May 27th. I had the kidney and lymph nodes removed. I have not been advised by my various doctors to stop taking the stuff. What do you know
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Get off of Benicar! It almost killed my huband. Diverticulitis, pulmonary imbolism,joint pain, swelling, hair loss,malnutritioned from constant diarrhea. Lost 80 pounds in 4 months. Hospitalized for 6 weeks...he was a walking skeleton. He got down to 124 pounds before getting off Benicar.
I started taking Prilosec once a day in the early 90s and continue to do so for stomach ulcers and severed reflux. In April of this year I was diagnosed with cancer of the right kidney. On May 27th. I had the kidney and lymph nodes removed. I have not been advised by my various doctors to stop ...
Hello, I am a 60 year old white female who has been having pain on my lower left side today. It started after I ate lunch and had a chicken breast on rye bread that had caraway seeds. I feel a vibrating feeling, too. I have had this sensation maybe three times before this over the years. ...
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