Protonix and Gastric polyps - from FDA reports
Gastric polyps is found among people who take Protonix, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aredia, and have Metastases to bone . We study 49,582 people who have side effects while taking Protonix from FDA. Among them, 102 have Gastric polyps. Find out below who they are, when they have Gastric polyps and more.
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Protonix has active ingredients of pantoprazole sodium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Protonix 51,296 users)
Gastric polyps (abnormal growth of stomach tissue projecting from a mucous membrane) has been reported by people with gastrooesophageal reflux disease, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, osteopenia, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 1,636 Gastric polyps patients).
On Feb, 18, 2017
49,582 people reported to have side effects when taking Protonix.
Among them, 102 people (0.21%) have Gastric Polyps
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Protonix when people have Gastric Polyps *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10 %
- 5 - 10 years: 60 %
- 10+ years: 20 %
Gender of people who have Gastric Polyps when taking Protonix *:
- female: 50.5 %
- male: 49.5 %
Age of people who have Gastric Polyps when taking Protonix *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 3.7 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 14.81 %
- 50-59: 40.74 %
- 60+: 40.74 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Metastases To Bone (20 people, 19.61%)
- Multiple Myeloma (19 people, 18.63%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (12 people, 11.76%)
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 6.86%)
- High Blood Pressure (6 people, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (61 people, 59.80%)
- Aredia (61 people, 59.80%)
- Prevacid (43 people, 42.16%)
- Cymbalta (40 people, 39.22%)
- Adriamycin Pfs (40 people, 39.22%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Chest Pain (69 people, 67.65%)
- Gastritis (68 people, 66.67%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (60 people, 58.82%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (54 people, 52.94%)
- Diarrhea (53 people, 51.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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