Esomeprazole sodium and Face oedema - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Face oedema is found among people who take Esomeprazole sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Esomeprazole sodium and have Face oedema. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,719 people who have side effects when taking Esomeprazole sodium from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Aug, 16, 2022

2,719 people reported to have side effects when taking Esomeprazole sodium.
Among them, 8 people (0.29%) have Face oedema.

What is Esomeprazole sodium?

Esomeprazole sodium has active ingredients of esomeprazole sodium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. eHealthMe is studying from 2,371 Esomeprazole sodium users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Face oedema?

Face oedema (swelling of face) is found to be associated with 2,652 drugs and 1,917 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Esomeprazole sodium and Face oedema reports submitted per year:

Could Esomeprazole sodium cause Face oedema?

Time on Esomeprazole sodium when people have Face oedema *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Face oedema when taking Esomeprazole sodium *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Face oedema when taking Esomeprazole sodium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 12.5 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 12.5 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 75.0 %

Common drugs people take besides Esomeprazole sodium *:

  1. Paracetamol: 3 people, 37.50%
  2. Colecalciferol: 3 people, 37.50%
  3. Clopidogrel: 3 people, 37.50%
  4. Zopiclone: 1 person, 12.50%
  5. Tarka: 1 person, 12.50%
  6. Moduretic 5-50: 1 person, 12.50%
  7. Ciclosporin: 1 person, 12.50%
  8. Atorvastatin Calcium: 1 person, 12.50%
  9. Aspirin: 1 person, 12.50%

Common side effects people have besides Face oedema *:

  1. Rashes (redness): 2 people, 25.00%
  2. Throat Tightness: 1 person, 12.50%
  3. Skin Blushing/flushing (a sudden reddening of the face, neck): 1 person, 12.50%
  4. Pharyngeal Oedema (abnormal accumulation of fluid in the cavities and intercellular spaces of the pharyngeal): 1 person, 12.50%
  5. Pain In Jaw: 1 person, 12.50%
  6. Pain In Extremity: 1 person, 12.50%
  7. Oropharyngeal Pain: 1 person, 12.50%
  8. Nausea And Vomiting: 1 person, 12.50%
  9. Lip Swelling: 1 person, 12.50%
  10. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure): 1 person, 12.50%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Epilepsy (common and diverse set of chronic neurological disorders characterized by seizures): 1 person, 12.50%
  2. Dermatomyositis (inflammation of the skin and underlying muscle tissue, typically occurring as an autoimmune condition or associated with internal cancer): 1 person, 12.50%
  3. Depression: 1 person, 12.50%
  4. Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract): 1 person, 12.50%
  5. Central Nervous System Infection (infection of brain or spinal cord): 1 person, 12.50%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Esomeprazole sodium and have Face oedema?

Check whether Face oedema is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on esomeprazole sodium (the active ingredients of Esomeprazole sodium) and Esomeprazole sodium (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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