Prilosec and Pernicious anaemia - from FDA reports


Pernicious anaemia is found among people who take Prilosec, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Effexor, and have Stress and anxiety. This review analyzes which people have Pernicious anaemia with Prilosec. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 83,647 people who have side effects when taking Prilosec from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 08, 2017

83,647 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec.
Among them, 24 people (0.03%) have Pernicious anaemia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prilosec cause Pernicious anaemia?

Gender of people who have Pernicious anaemia when taking Prilosec *:

  • female: 69.57 %
  • male: 30.43 %

Age of people who have Pernicious anaemia when taking Prilosec *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 13.33 %
  • 30-39: 6.67 %
  • 40-49: 13.33 %
  • 50-59: 40.0 %
  • 60+: 26.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (4 people, 16.67%)
  • Depression (3 people, 12.50%)
  • Hypothyroidism (2 people, 8.33%)
  • Gastric Disorder (2 people, 8.33%)
  • Asthma (2 people, 8.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Effexor (7 people, 29.17%)
  • Vioxx (5 people, 20.83%)
  • Prozac (5 people, 20.83%)
  • Vitamin B12 (4 people, 16.67%)
  • Heparin (4 people, 16.67%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Back Pain (9 people, 37.50%)
  • Headache (8 people, 33.33%)
  • Pain (7 people, 29.17%)
  • Fall (7 people, 29.17%)
  • Anaemia (7 people, 29.17%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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