Review: could Xanax cause Ulcer?


Summary

Ulcer is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Anxiety . We study 78,086 people who have side effects while taking Xanax from FDA and social media. Among them, 611 have Ulcer. Find out below who they are, when they have Ulcer and more.

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Xanax

Xanax has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Xanax 82,506 users)

Ulcer

Ulcer has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, rashes, drug ineffective, gastric ulcer (latest reports from 42,761 Ulcer patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

78,086 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 611 people (0.78%) have Ulcer


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xanax cause Ulcer?

Time on Xanax when people have Ulcer *:

  • < 1 month: 26.32 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 21.05 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 5.26 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 21.05 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 26.32 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Ulcer when taking Xanax *:

  • female: 65.31 %
  • male: 34.69 %

Age of people who have Ulcer when taking Xanax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.6 %
  • 20-29: 2.22 %
  • 30-39: 8.87 %
  • 40-49: 11.9 %
  • 50-59: 29.84 %
  • 60+: 46.57 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Anxiety (104 people, 17.02%)
  • Depression (56 people, 9.17%)
  • Pain (52 people, 8.51%)
  • Metastases To Bone (50 people, 8.18%)
  • Hypertension (45 people, 7.36%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (168 people, 27.50%)
  • Alprazolam (147 people, 24.06%)
  • Protonix (146 people, 23.90%)
  • Lasix (125 people, 20.46%)
  • Neurontin (123 people, 20.13%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Anxiety (235 people, 38.46%)
  • Nausea (214 people, 35.02%)
  • Pain (206 people, 33.72%)
  • Back Pain (172 people, 28.15%)
  • Anaemia (171 people, 27.99%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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