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Review: could Verapamil hydrochloride cause Gerd (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)?





Summary: Gerd is found among people who take Verapamil hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Omeprazole, and have High blood pressure.

We study 2,644 people who have side effects while taking Verapamil hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Gerd. Find out below who they are, when they have Gerd and more.

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Verapamil hydrochloride

Verapamil hydrochloride has active ingredients of verapamil hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Verapamil hydrochloride 3,175 users)

Gerd

Gerd (gastro-oesophageal reflux disease) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.(latest reports from Gerd 10,551 patients)

On Nov, 28, 2014: 2,641 people reported to have side effects when taking Verapamil hydrochloride. Among them, 7 people (0.27%) have Gerd.

Trend of Gerd in Verapamil hydrochloride reports

Time on Verapamil hydrochloride when people have Gerd * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Gerd20.00%0.00%0.00%20.00%40.00%0.00%20.00%

Gender of people who have Gerd when taking Verapamil hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
Gerd42.86%57.14%

Age of people who have Gerd when taking Verapamil hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Gerd0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%16.67%0.00%50.00%

Severity of Gerd when taking Verapamil hydrochloride ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Gerd0.00%60.00%40.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Gerd ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Gerd0.00%33.33%66.67%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. High blood pressure (2 people, 28.57%)
  2. Gerd (2 people, 28.57%)
  3. Pain (1 people, 14.29%)
  4. Gastrointestinal upset (1 people, 14.29%)
  5. Nasal congestion (1 people, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Omeprazole (2 people, 28.57%)
  2. Prednisone (1 people, 14.29%)
  3. Extra strength tylenol - 500mg (1 people, 14.29%)
  4. Melatonin (1 people, 14.29%)
  5. Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride (1 people, 14.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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