Review: Shortness of breath in Prilosec
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 6, 2013)
Severity ratings: 1.8/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Shortness of breath (Breathing difficulty) by studying 57,321 people who take Prilosec. We analyze: the time on Prilosec when people have Shortness of breath, gender and age of these people, the severity of Shortness of breath, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Prilosec. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Prilosec (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastric ulcer. Commonly reported side effects of Prilosec include nausea, nausea aggravated, pain, fatigue, chest pain.
Shortness of breath
Shortness of breath has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
On Nov, 26, 2013: 57,305 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec. Among them, 3,375 people (5.89%) have Shortness Of Breath.
Time on Prilosec when people have Shortness of breath * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Shortness of breath||55.05%||8.26%||4.59%||7.34%||19.27%||3.67%||1.83% |
Gender of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Prilosec * :
|Shortness of breath||62.23%||37.77% |
Age of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Prilosec * :
|Shortness of breath||0.17%||0.17%||0.65%||2.59%||4.57%||13.07%||25.70%||53.07% |
Severity of Shortness of breath when taking Prilosec ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Shortness of breath||18.18%||81.82%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Shortness of breath ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Shortness of breath||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (363 people, 10.76%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (361 people, 10.70%)
- Hypertension (331 people, 9.81%)
- Multiple myeloma (234 people, 6.93%)
- Osteoporosis (203 people, 6.01%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (814 people, 24.12%)
- Lasix (655 people, 19.41%)
- Zometa (557 people, 16.50%)
- Coumadin (534 people, 15.82%)
- Lipitor (520 people, 15.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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