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 High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Swollen tongue with Prilosec. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 83,647 people who have side effects when taking Prilosec from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 25, 2017
83,647 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec.
Among them, 216 people (0.26%) have Swollen tongue
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prilosec when people have Swollen tongue *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 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: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Swollen tongue when taking Prilosec *:
- female: 79.63 %
- male: 20.37 %
Age of people who have Swollen tongue when taking Prilosec *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.55 %
- 10-19: 1.64 %
- 20-29: 1.64 %
- 30-39: 6.01 %
- 40-49: 9.84 %
- 50-59: 28.42 %
- 60+: 51.91 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (20 people, 9.26%)
- Breast Cancer (18 people, 8.33%)
- Hot Flush (17 people, 7.87%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (16 people, 7.41%)
- Asthma (16 people, 7.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Synthroid (49 people, 22.69%)
- Zometa (37 people, 17.13%)
- Aspirin (34 people, 15.74%)
- Singulair (29 people, 13.43%)
- Prednisone (26 people, 12.04%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (45 people, 20.83%)
- Rashes (39 people, 18.06%)
- Stress And Anxiety (38 people, 17.59%)
- Nausea (38 people, 17.59%)
- Diarrhea (36 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I was given a 5-day course of Prednisone for asthma. I took it for 3 days and broke out in hives, oral thrush and severe pain in my left ear. My tongue is swollen and so acutely painful that I can't eat or drink without nearly passing out from the pain in/on my tongue and in my left ear. I ...
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