A study for a 26 year old woman who takes Nexium - from FDA reports


2,528 females aged 26 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 26 year old female patient who has Gerds. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.



On Apr, 13, 2018

2,528 females aged 26 (±5) who take Nexium are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Nexium for a 26-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 26
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Gerds
  • Drugs taken:
    • Nexium (esomeprazole magnesium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Headache (pain in head)
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Abdominal pain
  4. Agranulocytosis (a deficiency of granulocytes in the blood, causing increased vulnerability to infection)
  5. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Headache (pain in head)
  2. Indigestion
  3. Cholecystitis chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)
  4. Abdominal pain upper
  5. Pain
6 - 12 months:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Nausea and vomiting
  3. Abdominal pain
  4. Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus)
  5. Diarrhea
1 - 2 years:
  1. Pain
  2. Abdominal pain upper
  3. Cholecystitis chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)
  4. Abdominal pain
  5. Nausea and vomiting
2 - 5 years:
  1. Gallstones (stone formation by bile component)
  2. Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
  3. Chest pain
  4. Deep venous thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)
  5. Cholecystitis chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break)
  2. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints)
  3. Multiple fractures
  4. Stress and anxiety
  5. Memory loss
10+ years:
  1. Gallbladder disease
  2. Cholecystitis chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)
  3. Gallstones (stone formation by bile component)
  4. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break)
  5. Procedural pain
not specified:
  1. Pain
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Cholecystitis chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)
  4. Nausea and vomiting
  5. Stress and anxiety

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Birth Control : 415 people, 16.42%
  2. Depression : 207 people, 8.19%
  3. Pain : 200 people, 7.91%
  4. Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract): 193 people, 7.63%
  5. Stress And Anxiety : 147 people, 5.81%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Yasmin (464 people, 18.35%)
  2. Yaz (394 people, 15.59%)
  3. Singulair (182 people, 7.20%)
  4. Humira (177 people, 7.00%)
  5. Ibuprofen (133 people, 5.26%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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