Review: could Protonix cause Gastric polyps?
Summary: Gastric polyps is found among people who take Protonix, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Metastases to bone.
We study 34,699 people who have side effects while taking Protonix from FDA and social media. Among them, 85 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 35,621 Protonix users)
Gastric polyps (abnormal growth of stomach tissue projecting from a mucous membrane) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, osteopenia, high blood pressure, metastases to bone. (latest reports from 1,115 Gastric polyps patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 34,693 people reported to have side effects when taking Protonix. Among them, 85 people (0.25%) have Gastric Polyps.
Time on Protonix when people have Gastric polyps * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Gastric polyps||0.00%||0.00%||22.22%||0.00%||11.11%||66.67%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Gastric polyps when taking Protonix * :
|Gastric polyps||46.51%||53.49% |
Age of people who have Gastric polyps when taking Protonix * :
|Gastric polyps||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||15.94%||40.58%||43.48% |
Severity of Gastric polyps when taking Protonix ** :
How people recovered from Gastric polyps ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (18 people, 21.18%)
- Multiple myeloma (16 people, 18.82%)
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 8.24%)
- Osteopenia (6 people, 7.06%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (5 people, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (55 people, 64.71%)
- Aredia (55 people, 64.71%)
- Adriamycin pfs (40 people, 47.06%)
- Prevacid (37 people, 43.53%)
- Cymbalta (37 people, 43.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Protonix, Neurontin, Abilify, Lexapro, Lamictal, Humira for a 56-year old man with Acid Reflux, Sleep Disorder Due To General Medical Condition, Insomnia Type, Bipolar Ii Disorder, Psoriasis.
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin E, Selenium, Lorazepam, Pantoprazole for a 67-year old woman with Circulation Problems, For Thyroid Problem, Panic Attacks, Stomach (h-pyloris).
- A study of drug interactions between Humalog, Pepcid, Protonix, Pancreaze for a 47-year old woman with Type 1 Diabetes, Chronic Pancreatitis. The patient has Weight Gain - Unintentional
- A study of drug interactions between Mirena, Pantoprazole, Vyvanse, Divalproex, Escitalopram for a 30-year old woman with Birth Control, Ibs, Adhd, Bipolar Disorder, Depression. The patient has Lactation Disorder
- A study of side effects of Pantoprazole for a 37-year old man with Vomiting Blood. The patient has Alcohol Abuse
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