Prilosec and Gastric polyps - from FDA reports
Gastric polyps is found among people who take Prilosec, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Gastric polyps 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 Apr, 30, 2017
81,905 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec.
Among them, 221 people (0.27%) have Gastric Polyps
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prilosec when people have Gastric Polyps *:
- < 1 month: 18.18 %
- 1 - 6 months: 9.09 %
- 6 - 12 months: 18.18 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 27.27 %
- 5 - 10 years: 18.18 %
- 10+ years: 9.09 %
Gender of people who have Gastric Polyps when taking Prilosec *:
- female: 73.66 %
- male: 26.34 %
Age of people who have Gastric Polyps when taking Prilosec *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.84 %
- 20-29: 0.61 %
- 30-39: 1.84 %
- 40-49: 7.98 %
- 50-59: 48.47 %
- 60+: 39.26 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (34 people, 15.38%)
- Metastases To Bone (32 people, 14.48%)
- Osteoporosis (18 people, 8.14%)
- Multiple Myeloma (14 people, 6.33%)
- Nausea (11 people, 4.98%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (72 people, 32.58%)
- Nexium (64 people, 28.96%)
- Vioxx (54 people, 24.43%)
- Aredia (41 people, 18.55%)
- Prevacid (39 people, 17.65%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (82 people, 37.10%)
- Stress And Anxiety (76 people, 34.39%)
- Pain (76 people, 34.39%)
- Hiatal Hernia (76 people, 34.39%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (72 people, 32.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Gastric polyps when taking Prilosec?
Prilosec has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Prilosec 84,885 users)
Gastric polyps (abnormal growth of stomach tissue projecting from a mucous membrane) has been reported by people with gastroesophageal reflux disease, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, osteopenia, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 1,721 Gastric polyps patients).
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