Review: could Prilosec cause Rectal bleeding?
We study 59,716 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 (latest outcomes from 61,489 users) has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Rectal bleeding (bleeding from rectum) (latest reports from 10,133 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, gastroesophageal reflux disease.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 59,716 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec. Among them, 88 people (0.15%) have Rectal Bleeding. They amount to 0.87% of all the 10,123 people who have Rectal Bleeding on eHealthMe.
Time on Prilosec when people have Rectal bleeding * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Rectal bleeding when taking Prilosec * :
|Rectal bleeding||64.04%||35.96% |
Age of people who have Rectal bleeding when taking Prilosec * :
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||0.00%||1.25%||0.00%||5.00%||17.50%||16.25%||60.00% |
Severity of Rectal bleeding when taking Prilosec ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Rectal bleeding ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Acid reflux (2 people, 2.27%)
- Migraine (1 people, 1.14%)
- Anxiety (1 people, 1.14%)
- Common cold (1 people, 1.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (14 people, 15.91%)
- Coumadin (11 people, 12.50%)
- Xenical (10 people, 11.36%)
- Propulsid (10 people, 11.36%)
- Premarin (9 people, 10.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Using 500 mg per day for approx. 18 months, with bleeding only when infected or taking high doses of NSAIDs. Bleeding became continuous approx. 72 hours after switch to 1,000 mg per day, getting worse over 72 hours thereafter.
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