Review: could Prilosec cause Rectal bleeding?
Summary: Rectal bleeding is found among people who take Prilosec, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease.
We study 59,776 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 gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 61,548 Prilosec users)
Rectal bleeding (bleeding from rectum) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, pain. (latest reports from 3,160 Rectal bleeding patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 59,776 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec. Among them, 88 people (0.15%) have Rectal Bleeding.
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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Omeprazole for a 55-year old man with Barrett's Esophagus. The patient has Barrett's Esophagus (barrett's oesophagus is a disorder in which the lining of the oesophagus (the tube that carries food from the throat to the stomach) is damaged by stomach acid and changed to a lining similar to that of the stomach), Ischemic Colitis (inflammation and injury of the large intestine result from inadequate blood)
- A study of side effects of Voltaren for a 37-year old woman with Painful Menstrual Periods. The patient has Rectal Bleeding (bleeding from rectum)
- A study of side effects of Omeprazole for a 33-year old woman with Ulcer - Stomach. The patient has Sweating - Excessive (abnormally increased sweating)
- A study of drug interactions between Omeprazole, Myrbetriq, Atacand, Diltiazem Hydrochloride for a 66-year old man with Dyspepsia, Oab, Hypertension. The patient has Bradycardia
- A study of drug interactions between Calcium, Vitamin D, Magnesium Sulfate In Plastic Container, Biotin, Vitamin B12, Cytomel, Singulair, Elavil, Omeprazole, Effexor Xr for a 41-year old woman with Osteoporosis, Chronic Depression, Migraine - Classic, Keratosis Pilaris, Asthma, Gerd. The patient has High Blood Pressure
Recent Prilosec related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Levothyroxine Sodium, Omeprazole, Keppra for a 68-year old woman who has Confusion, Barrett's Esophagus
- Comparions of Ibuprofen, Singulair, Omeprazole, Levothyroxine Sodium, Plaquenil for a 54-year old woman who has Autoimmune
- Comparions of Omeprazole, Pantoprazole for a 63-year old woman who has GE Reflux
- Comparions of Dexilant, Omeprazole, Nexium for a 65-year old woman who has Ppi
- Comparions of Prednisone, Omeprazole, Linzess, Ambien for a 22-year old woman who has Migraine
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