Nexium and Gas - belching - from FDA reports
Gas - belching is found among people who take Nexium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prilosec, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Gas - belching with Nexium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 123,845 people who have side effects when taking Nexium from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Dec, 24, 2017
123,845 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium.
Among them, 806 people (0.65%) have Gas - belching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Nexium when people have Gas - belching *:
- < 1 month: 35.44 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20.25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.27 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.33 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.86 %
- 5 - 10 years: 17.72 %
- 10+ years: 10.13 %
Gender of people who have Gas - belching when taking Nexium *:
- female: 72.44 %
- male: 27.56 %
Age of people who have Gas - belching when taking Nexium *:
- 0-1: 0.48 %
- 2-9: 0.16 %
- 10-19: 0.48 %
- 20-29: 2.55 %
- 30-39: 2.87 %
- 40-49: 11.31 %
- 50-59: 22.13 %
- 60+: 60.03 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (103 people, 12.78%)
- High Blood Pressure (82 people, 10.17%)
- Indigestion (54 people, 6.70%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (51 people, 6.33%)
- Blood Pressure Management (46 people, 5.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prilosec (88 people, 10.92%)
- Lipitor (58 people, 7.20%)
- Byetta (56 people, 6.95%)
- Synthroid (51 people, 6.33%)
- Crestor (51 people, 6.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Indigestion (209 people, 25.93%)
- Drug Ineffective (185 people, 22.95%)
- Flatulence (184 people, 22.83%)
- Nausea (169 people, 20.97%)
- Chest Pain (130 people, 16.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I have taken Nexium for over 10 years due to a Hiatal Hernia. Can't fix it without surgery. Luckily I am not having any side effects from the drug. I just wonder why I can't seem to lose weight easily. I eat a ketogenic diet and should be losing a little weight. I'm at 120 but would like to be ...
I was taking nexium and all of a sudden I started having vaginal bleeding. I switched pills and after a while bleeding g stopped. But pull did nothing for my stomach. Today took nexium and tonite bleeding again. Can anyone relate to this?
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User posts to the study
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Yes I have had such severe abdominal pain, along with bleaching and gas. It feels like I am having a heart attack. I can only sleep sitting up. I stopped the Crestor a few days ago and left message for my cardiologist. I see a to have problems with statins they are wanting to put me on ...