Will you have Acid reflux with Diabetes - from FDA reports


Acid reflux is found among people with Diabetes, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Metformin and have High blood pressure. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,357 people who have Diabetes from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

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  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on Acid reflux and Diabetes, and their synonyms.

What is Diabetes?

Diabetes can be treated by Acarbose, Actoplus met, Actos, Alpha - lipoic acid, Altace (latest reports from 328,603 Diabetes patients)

What is Acid reflux?

Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, gastroesophageal reflux disease, high blood pressure (latest reports from 171,524 Acid reflux patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.

On Feb, 22, 2019

1,357 people who have Diabetes and Acid Reflux are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Acid reflux when you have Diabetes?

Gender of people who have Diabetes and experience Acid Reflux *:

  • female: 62.3 %
  • male: 37.7 %

Age of people who have Diabetes and experience Acid Reflux *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.38 %
  • 10-19: 0.29 %
  • 20-29: 1.05 %
  • 30-39: 4.58 %
  • 40-49: 9.15 %
  • 50-59: 28.79 %
  • 60+: 55.77 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 391 people, 28.81%
  2. High Blood Cholesterol: 323 people, 23.80%
  3. Pain: 145 people, 10.69%
  4. Depression: 136 people, 10.02%
  5. Stress And Anxiety: 107 people, 7.89%
  6. Blood Pressure Management: 90 people, 6.63%
  7. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 84 people, 6.19%
  8. Cardiac Disorder: 83 people, 6.12%
  9. Type 2 Diabetes: 82 people, 6.04%
  10. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 81 people, 5.97%

Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Metformin: 323 people, 23.80%
  2. Nexium: 276 people, 20.34%
  3. Lantus: 180 people, 13.26%
  4. Humalog: 164 people, 12.09%
  5. Lipitor: 148 people, 10.91%
  6. Aspirin: 130 people, 9.58%
  7. Glucophage: 117 people, 8.62%
  8. Synthroid: 112 people, 8.25%
  9. Crestor: 108 people, 7.96%
  10. Prilosec: 108 people, 7.96%

Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 296 people, 21.81%
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 231 people, 17.02%
  3. High Blood Cholesterol: 193 people, 14.22%
  4. Chest Pain: 186 people, 13.71%
  5. Stress And Anxiety: 162 people, 11.94%
  6. Drug Ineffective: 160 people, 11.79%
  7. Nausea And Vomiting: 159 people, 11.72%
  8. Breathing Difficulty: 157 people, 11.57%
  9. Depression: 153 people, 11.27%
  10. Indigestion: 149 people, 10.98%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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