Omeprazole and Sudden death - from FDA reports

Sudden death is found among people who take Omeprazole, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Revlimid, and have Multiple myeloma. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 209,605 people who have side effects when taking Omeprazole from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 14, 2018

209,605 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole.
Among them, 4,668 people (2.23%) have Sudden death

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Omeprazole cause Sudden death?

Time on Omeprazole when people have Sudden death *:

Gender of people who have Sudden death when taking Omeprazole *:

  • female: 46.77 %
  • male: 53.23 %

Age of people who have Sudden death when taking Omeprazole *:

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 435 people, 9.32%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 263 people, 5.63%
  3. Pain: 250 people, 5.36%
  4. Preventive Health Care: 178 people, 3.81%
  5. Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (primary high blood pressure that affects the arteries in the lungs and the right side of your heart): 170 people, 3.64%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Revlimid: 391 people, 8.38%
  2. Furosemide: 380 people, 8.14%
  3. Lasix: 365 people, 7.82%
  4. Aspirin: 315 people, 6.75%
  5. Amlodipine: 299 people, 6.41%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Breathing Difficulty: 279 people, 5.98%
  2. Weakness: 237 people, 5.08%
  3. Pneumonia: 207 people, 4.43%
  4. Acute Kidney Failure: 206 people, 4.41%
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 206 people, 4.41%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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