Rectal bleeding is found among people who take Prilosec, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Coumadin, and have Acid reflux . We study 75,808 people who have side effects while taking Prilosec from FDA and social media. Among them, 88 have Rectal bleeding. Find out below who they are, when they have Rectal bleeding and more.
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Prilosec has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastrooesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Prilosec 79,264 users)
Rectal bleeding (bleeding from rectum) has been reported by people with campylobacter enteritis (latest reports from 3,095 Rectal bleeding patients).
On Sep, 15, 2016
75,808 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec.
Among them, 88 people (0.12%) have Rectal Bleeding
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** 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
I am a 69 year old female who star6ted taking Xarelto 20 mg back in January of this year for A-Fib. About 3 days after starting the Xarelto I noticed blood upon the toilet tissue after wiping from a bowel movement. I continue to notice the blood - not necessarily on a daily basis. Some days more than others. My Cardiologist says Xarelto would not cause this. My pharmacy says it could. I also notice pains from time to time. Have any of you other Xarelto users having this problem?
Hello, I have been on Lexapro for 3 months for panic disorder. I am 38 years old. Yesterday and today I have had some blood in my stool. I also take Neproxin once a month (2-3 pills each month) for menstrual cramps. I am worried that it is something bigger than just Lexapro. Should I be ...
Recently diagnosed with Sjogrens disease in May, 2015. Have been on a maintenance dose of lamictal for 2 years. Began the pilocarpine in May, 2015. REcently in the past month developed the bloating, constipation. I have had endoscopy and esophagram procedures with no issues reported. Any help or ...
I was wondering whether 81 mg aspirin a day prescribed a good while ago by a doctor for family history of heart problems may be the culprit for rectal bleeding after BM. Also noticing a clear liquid with the blood. Very concerned as I am buying the grocery store out of absorbent pads.
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 ...
I am a 69 year old female who star6ted taking Xarelto 20 mg back in January of this year for A-Fib. About 3 days after starting the Xarelto I noticed blood upon the toilet tissue after wiping from a bowel movement. I continue to notice the blood - not necessarily on a daily basis. Some days ...
I have taken every acid reducer known to man. Stomach trouble since 7 yrs old. I began takjng tumeric 3 months ago then I read I should not take prilosec and tumeric. What sre the real risks. My Diabetic A1C in down several points. I have reflux most nights and usually sleep in a recliner. I am ...
I have been taking generic Zyrtec for about a year now. I have not only experienced rectal bleeding but a great deal of mucus as well. I went to the doctor and he performed a colonoscopy on me to rule out colon cancer. He did find one polyp which he removed and one inflamed spot but the ...
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