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Review: could Ranexa cause Acid reflux (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)?





Summary: Acid reflux is found among people who take Ranexa, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Type 2 diabetes mellitus.

We study 1,701 people who have side effects while taking Ranexa from FDA and social media. Among them, 19 have Acid reflux. Find out below who they are, when they have Acid reflux and more.

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Ranexa

Ranexa has active ingredients of ranolazine. It is often used in angina. (latest outcomes from Ranexa 1,812 users)

Acid reflux

Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Acid reflux 10,551 patients)

On Nov, 24, 2014: 1,699 people reported to have side effects when taking Ranexa. Among them, 19 people (1.12%) have Acid Reflux.

Trend of Acid reflux in Ranexa reports

Time on Ranexa when people have Acid reflux * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Acid reflux87.50%0.00%0.00%0.00%12.50%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Acid reflux when taking Ranexa * :

FemaleMale
Acid reflux84.21%15.79%

Age of people who have Acid reflux when taking Ranexa * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Acid reflux0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%5.26%94.74%

Severity of Acid reflux when taking Ranexa ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Acid reflux ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (8 people, 42.11%)
  2. Angina pectoris (5 people, 26.32%)
  3. Bone density decreased (2 people, 10.53%)
  4. Cardiac disorder (1 people, 5.26%)
  5. Thyroid disorder (1 people, 5.26%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (17 people, 89.47%)
  2. Actos (13 people, 68.42%)
  3. Novolog (13 people, 68.42%)
  4. Lantus (13 people, 68.42%)
  5. Nitrates (13 people, 68.42%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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