Nexium and Ulcer - from FDA reports
Ulcer is found among people who take Nexium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Prilosec, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Ulcer 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 Jan, 21, 2018
123,845 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium.
Among them, 1,562 people (1.26%) have Ulcer
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Nexium when people have Ulcer *:
- < 1 month: 21.62 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.02 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.51 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 23.42 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10.81 %
- 10+ years: 8.11 %
Gender of people who have Ulcer when taking Nexium *:
- female: 67.88 %
- male: 32.12 %
Age of people who have Ulcer when taking Nexium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.33 %
- 10-19: 0.5 %
- 20-29: 2.39 %
- 30-39: 3.8 %
- 40-49: 13.13 %
- 50-59: 28.41 %
- 60+: 51.45 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (116 people, 7.43%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (89 people, 5.70%)
- Pain (85 people, 5.44%)
- Stress And Anxiety (82 people, 5.25%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (71 people, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prilosec (194 people, 12.42%)
- Aspirin (152 people, 9.73%)
- Protonix (128 people, 8.19%)
- Ambien (120 people, 7.68%)
- Lasix (119 people, 7.62%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (280 people, 17.93%)
- Nausea (266 people, 17.03%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (257 people, 16.45%)
- Stress And Anxiety (241 people, 15.43%)
- Weight Decreased (203 people, 13.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Questions to the study
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 seriously need to find an alternative to propanolol. my stomach is giving me hell as i already have suffered from ulcers and i feel awful. The propanalol does stop my heart from racing but i need a safer alternative for me. HELP!!
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?
User posts to the study
My daughter-in-law has anti phospholipid syndrome. Completed chemo and radiation for breast cancer 10 months ago. Ovaries removed 6 months ago. Has hemorrhaged twice through vagina twice in past 2 weeks. She is extremely anemic. Doctors suspect bleeding ulcer. Anyone else experience these ...
Hi, I recently began taking Nexium after a doctor prescribed it for Barrett's Esophagus. Two weeks later I woke up with chest pains and difficulty breathing. I called the doctor who called an ambulance that took me to hospital, where I underwent an ECG that proved positive for Ischaemia ...