Nexium and Pancreatitis - from FDA reports
Pancreatitis 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 Seroquel, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Pancreatitis 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.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Nov, 16, 2017
123,845 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium.
Among them, 984 people (0.79%) have Pancreatitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Nexium when people have Pancreatitis *:
- < 1 month: 55.32 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10.64 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.51 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.51 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 17.02 %
Gender of people who have Pancreatitis when taking Nexium *:
- female: 57.84 %
- male: 42.16 %
Age of people who have Pancreatitis when taking Nexium *:
- 0-1: 0.12 %
- 2-9: 0.36 %
- 10-19: 4.11 %
- 20-29: 6.64 %
- 30-39: 8.82 %
- 40-49: 16.91 %
- 50-59: 24.88 %
- 60+: 38.16 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (98 people, 9.96%)
- High Blood Pressure (91 people, 9.25%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (85 people, 8.64%)
- Pain (84 people, 8.54%)
- Stress And Anxiety (79 people, 8.03%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (122 people, 12.40%)
- Lisinopril (118 people, 11.99%)
- Byetta (116 people, 11.79%)
- Aspirin (109 people, 11.08%)
- Lipitor (100 people, 10.16%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (125 people, 12.70%)
- Abdominal Pain (111 people, 11.28%)
- Weight Decreased (106 people, 10.77%)
- Gallstones (101 people, 10.26%)
- Chest Pain (99 people, 10.06%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.
Do you have Pancreatitis when taking Nexium?
- Check symptoms - is pancreatitis caused by a drug or a condition?
- Get alerts to symptoms - forecast your symptoms and get alerts
- Join related support groups - you are not alone, join a support group on ehealth.me
- Report the side effect - help people in need and in real time
- Ask a question - ask a question related to the study
- write a review - share your experience related to the study
- More tools...
Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredientsPancreatitis and drugs with ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium.
Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMePancreatitis and Nexium from FDA and eHealthMe reports
Nexium has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Nexium 127,920 users)
Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, high blood pressure, diabetes, pain (latest reports from 38,719 Pancreatitis patients).
Browse all side effects of Nexiuma b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with PancreatitisPancreatitis
Could your condition cause PancreatitisPancreatitis
What would happen?
Questions to the study
Had an endoscopy today due to being anemic and 16 polyps were found in my stomach and removed. Size of the polyps were 10mm to 18mm. Have been on Nexium for 7 years for an ulcer. Has anyone had these size poplyps due to nexium?
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 ...
User reviews to the study
Thank you for who ever started this group...thought I was alone in my search for answers. Seeking those who have had successful outcomes after acute pancreatic episode...I am a women who lives a healthy lifestyle, and open to suggestions as to what works to prevent further ...
I am a senior female who started Aubagio and after one month developed pancreatitis and nerve pain. I also take the medication Ampyra, and have Multiple sclerosis. As a result of the pancreatitis I now taking Zenpep.
Need help with a issue, I have been on Omeprazole for several years, I was changed over to the generic due to insurance purposes, but recently I have been taking it and have experienced this HORRIBLE metallic taste in my mouth , any suggestions and will it go away?
I have been taking omeprazole for almost 6 years, in the last 3 years, I was changed to Esomeprazole and not had a problem at all , then just recently I have developed this AWFUL metallic taste, any ideas or information from others would be appreciated :)
I just realised that maybe my elevated triglyceride levels could have something to do with nexium. I have scleroderma and take 40mg X 2 daily and consider my diet healthy and am in the healthy weight range so much as concerned about why...