Who have Polyp with Famotidine - from FDA reports

Polyp is found among people who take Famotidine, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Ambien, and have High blood pressure. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 36,844 people who have side effects when taking Famotidine from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jan, 30, 2019

36,844 people reported to have side effects when taking Famotidine.
Among them, 41 people (0.11%) have Polyp

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Famotidine cause Polyp?

Gender of people who have Polyp when taking Famotidine *:

  • female: 45.71 %
  • male: 54.29 %

Age of people who have Polyp when taking Famotidine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 3.12 %
  • 30-39: 9.38 %
  • 40-49: 12.5 %
  • 50-59: 3.12 %
  • 60+: 71.88 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 17 people, 41.46%
  2. Anaemia (lack of blood): 11 people, 26.83%
  3. Analgesic Therapy: 11 people, 26.83%
  4. Hypercalcaemia (elevated calcium (ca+) level in the blood): 11 people, 26.83%
  5. Helicobacter Infection (helicobacter pylori (h. pylori) infects stomach): 4 people, 9.76%
  6. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 4 people, 9.76%
  7. Chest Pain: 4 people, 9.76%
  8. Cough: 3 people, 7.32%
  9. Gastroenteritis Eosinophilic (white blood cell deposits in tissue of stomach or intestine with infection): 2 people, 4.88%
  10. Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract): 2 people, 4.88%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zometa: 19 people, 46.34%
  2. Ambien: 19 people, 46.34%
  3. Lasix: 18 people, 43.90%
  4. Nabumetone: 17 people, 41.46%
  5. Alprazolam: 17 people, 41.46%
  6. Prilosec: 17 people, 41.46%
  7. Protonix: 17 people, 41.46%
  8. Aredia: 16 people, 39.02%
  9. Morphine Sulfate: 16 people, 39.02%
  10. Celebrex: 16 people, 39.02%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint): 19 people, 46.34%
  2. Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling): 19 people, 46.34%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 17 people, 41.46%
  4. Atelectasis (partial or complete collapse of the lung): 16 people, 39.02%
  5. Bone Disorder: 16 people, 39.02%
  6. Intervertebral Disc Protrusion (spinal disc protrusion): 16 people, 39.02%
  7. Intervertebral Disc Degeneration (spinal disc degeneration): 16 people, 39.02%
  8. Rotator Cuff Syndrome (a spectrum of conditions affecting the rotator cuff tendons of the shoulder): 15 people, 36.59%
  9. Anaemia (lack of blood): 14 people, 34.15%
  10. Stress And Anxiety: 13 people, 31.71%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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