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. This review analyzes which people have Gastric polyps with Protonix. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 52,205 people who have side effects when taking Protonix from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 27, 2017
52,205 people reported to have side effects when taking Protonix.
Among them, 104 people (0.2%) 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: 50.49 %
- male: 49.51 %
Age of people who have Gastric Polyps when taking Protonix *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 3.61 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 14.46 %
- 50-59: 39.76 %
- 60+: 42.17 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Metastases To Bone (20 people, 19.23%)
- Multiple Myeloma (19 people, 18.27%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (13 people, 12.50%)
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 6.73%)
- High Blood Pressure (7 people, 6.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (61 people, 58.65%)
- Aredia (61 people, 58.65%)
- Prevacid (43 people, 41.35%)
- Cymbalta (40 people, 38.46%)
- Adriamycin Pfs (40 people, 38.46%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Chest Pain (69 people, 66.35%)
- Gastritis (68 people, 65.38%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (60 people, 57.69%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (54 people, 51.92%)
- Pain (53 people, 50.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Gastric polyps when taking Protonix?
Protonix has active ingredients of pantoprazole sodium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Protonix 53,972 users)
Gastric polyps (abnormal growth of stomach tissue projecting from a mucous membrane) has been reported by people with gastroesophageal reflux disease, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, osteopenia, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 1,721 Gastric polyps patients).
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