Review: could Prilosec cause Gastric polyps?
This is a review of Gastric polyps by studying 59,627 people who take Prilosec. We analyze: the time on Prilosec when people have Gastric polyps, gender and age of these people, the severity of Gastric polyps, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Prilosec. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Prilosec (latest outcomes from 61,423 users) has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastric ulcer. Commonly reported side effects of Prilosec include nausea aggravated, nausea, pain relief by acupuncture, pain, fatigue.
Gastric polyps (abnormal growth of stomach tissue projecting from a mucous membrane) (latest reports from 9,133 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, high blood pressure, osteopenia, metastases to bone.
On Feb, 19, 2014: 57,372 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec. Among them, 181 people (0.32%) have Gastric Polyps.
Time on Prilosec when people have Gastric polyps * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Gastric polyps||9.52%||9.52%||19.05%||19.05%||4.76%||23.81%||14.29% |
Gender of people who have Gastric polyps when taking Prilosec * :
|Gastric polyps||75.27%||24.73% |
Age of people who have Gastric polyps when taking Prilosec * :
|Gastric polyps||0.00%||0.00%||1.32%||0.66%||1.32%||9.21%||51.32%||36.18% |
Severity of Gastric polyps when taking Prilosec ** :
How people recovered from Gastric polyps ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (29 people, 16.02%)
- Metastases to bone (25 people, 13.81%)
- Nausea (15 people, 8.29%)
- Osteoporosis (15 people, 8.29%)
- Hypersensitivity (11 people, 6.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (63 people, 34.81%)
- Zometa (54 people, 29.83%)
- Vioxx (44 people, 24.31%)
- Celexa (35 people, 19.34%)
- Cytoxan (32 people, 17.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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