Review: could Prilosec cause Skin rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Skin rash is found among people who take Prilosec, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 59,776 people who have side effects while taking Prilosec from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,069 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash 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)
Skin rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 146,504 Skin rash patients)
On Mar, 3, 2015: 59,776 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec. Among them, 2,069 people (3.46%) have Skin Rash.
Time on Prilosec when people have Skin rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Skin rash||48.39%||6.45%||6.45%||13.71%||8.87%||16.13%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Skin rash when taking Prilosec * :
|Skin rash||65.39%||34.61% |
Age of people who have Skin rash when taking Prilosec * :
|Skin rash||0.10%||0.46%||1.13%||2.00%||4.83%||14.84%||27.72%||48.92% |
Severity of Skin rash when taking Prilosec ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Skin rash||20.00%||60.00%||6.67%||13.33% |
How people recovered from Skin rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Skin rash||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (219 people, 10.58%)
- Hypertension (183 people, 8.84%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (181 people, 8.75%)
- Osteoporosis (168 people, 8.12%)
- Multiple myeloma (161 people, 7.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (509 people, 24.60%)
- Zometa (420 people, 20.30%)
- Aredia (334 people, 16.14%)
- Lasix (322 people, 15.56%)
- Coumadin (298 people, 14.40%)
* 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 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
- A study of drug interactions between Ranitidine, Omeprazole, Rapaflo, Tribenzor for a 67-year old man with Acid Reflux, Enlarged Prostate, High Blood Pressure. 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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