Omeprazole and Itching - from FDA reports
Itching is found among people who take Omeprazole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Itching with Omeprazole. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 174,713 people who have side effects when taking Omeprazole from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Jan, 15, 2018
174,713 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole.
Among them, 3,708 people (2.12%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Omeprazole when people have Itching *:
- < 1 month: 61.9 %
- 1 - 6 months: 15.58 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.79 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.03 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.46 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.76 %
- 10+ years: 3.46 %
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Omeprazole *:
- female: 63.61 %
- male: 36.39 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Omeprazole *:
- 0-1: 0.07 %
- 2-9: 0.53 %
- 10-19: 1.35 %
- 20-29: 1.95 %
- 30-39: 6.61 %
- 40-49: 11.34 %
- 50-59: 22.41 %
- 60+: 55.75 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (503 people, 13.57%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (364 people, 9.82%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (311 people, 8.39%)
- Pain (274 people, 7.39%)
- Depression (193 people, 5.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (297 people, 8.01%)
- Humira (255 people, 6.88%)
- Lisinopril (252 people, 6.80%)
- Simvastatin (223 people, 6.01%)
- Prednisone (210 people, 5.66%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (1,256 people, 33.87%)
- Fatigue (496 people, 13.38%)
- Nausea (454 people, 12.24%)
- Breathing Difficulty (430 people, 11.60%)
- Pain (422 people, 11.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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