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Review: could Vicodin cause Gerd (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)?

Summary: Gerd is found among people who take Vicodin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vioxx, and have Birth control.

We study 32,574 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA and social media. Among them, 51 have Gerd. Find out below who they are, when they have Gerd and more.

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Vicodin

Vicodin has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 35,334 Vicodin users)

Gerd

GERD (gastro-oesophageal reflux disease) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, pain. (latest reports from 19,134 GERD patients)

On Feb, 4, 2015: 32,574 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 51 people (0.16%) have Gerd.

Trend of Gerd in Vicodin reports

Time on Vicodin when people have Gerd * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Gerd100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Gerd when taking Vicodin * :

FemaleMale
Gerd70.59%29.41%

Age of people who have Gerd when taking Vicodin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Gerd0.00%0.00%21.57%5.88%3.92%13.73%17.65%37.25%

Severity of Gerd when taking Vicodin ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Gerd ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Contraception (7 people, 13.73%)
  2. Premenstrual syndrome (5 people, 9.80%)
  3. Acne (5 people, 9.80%)
  4. Arthralgia (4 people, 7.84%)
  5. Arthritis (4 people, 7.84%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vioxx (17 people, 33.33%)
  2. Prilosec (14 people, 27.45%)
  3. Premarin (11 people, 21.57%)
  4. Aspirin (9 people, 17.65%)
  5. Flexeril (9 people, 17.65%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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