Prilosec and Swollen tongue - from FDA reports
Swollen tongue 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 Synthroid, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease . We study 78,307 people who have side effects while taking Prilosec from FDA. Among them, 210 have Swollen tongue. Find out below who they are, when they have Swollen tongue and more.
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Prilosec has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Prilosec 81,196 users)
Swollen tongue (swelling of tongue) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain (latest reports from 17,472 Swollen tongue patients).
On Feb, 04, 2017
78,307 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec.
Among them, 210 people (0.27%) have Swollen Tongue
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prilosec when people have Swollen Tongue *:
- < 1 month: 85.71 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 14.29 %
Gender of people who have Swollen Tongue when taking Prilosec *:
- female: 80 %
- male: 20 %
Age of people who have Swollen Tongue when taking Prilosec *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.56 %
- 10-19: 1.69 %
- 20-29: 1.69 %
- 30-39: 5.06 %
- 40-49: 10.11 %
- 50-59: 28.09 %
- 60+: 52.81 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (33 people, 15.71%)
- High Blood Pressure (20 people, 9.52%)
- Breast Cancer (18 people, 8.57%)
- Hot Flush (17 people, 8.10%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (16 people, 7.62%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Synthroid (49 people, 23.33%)
- Zometa (37 people, 17.62%)
- Aspirin (34 people, 16.19%)
- Singulair (29 people, 13.81%)
- Prednisone (26 people, 12.38%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (44 people, 20.95%)
- Stress And Anxiety (38 people, 18.10%)
- Rashes (38 people, 18.10%)
- Nausea (38 people, 18.10%)
- Diarrhea (35 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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