Prilosec and Blood electrolytes abnormal - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Blood electrolytes abnormal is found among people who take Prilosec, especially for people who are male, 60+ old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Prilosec and have Blood electrolytes abnormal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 165,391 people who have side effects when taking Prilosec from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Feb, 06, 2023

165,391 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec.
Among them, 15 people (0.01%) have Blood electrolytes abnormal.

What is Prilosec?

Prilosec has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. eHealthMe is studying from 168,989 Prilosec users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Blood electrolytes abnormal?

Blood electrolytes abnormal is found to be associated with 687 drugs and 370 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Prilosec and Blood electrolytes abnormal reports submitted per year:

Could Prilosec cause Blood electrolytes abnormal?

Gender of people who have Blood electrolytes abnormal when taking Prilosec *:

  • female: 46.67 %
  • male: 53.33 %

Age of people who have Blood electrolytes abnormal when taking Prilosec *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 7.14 %
  • 30-39: 28.57 %
  • 40-49: 7.14 %
  • 50-59: 28.57 %
  • 60+: 28.57 %

Common drugs people take besides Prilosec *:

  1. Lortab: 5 people, 33.33%
  2. Coumadin: 5 people, 33.33%
  3. Digoxin: 5 people, 33.33%
  4. Lasix: 5 people, 33.33%
  5. Reglan: 5 people, 33.33%
  6. Synthroid: 4 people, 26.67%
  7. Allopurinol: 4 people, 26.67%
  8. Coreg: 4 people, 26.67%
  9. Spironolactone: 4 people, 26.67%
  10. Dilaudid: 3 people, 20.00%

Common side effects people have besides Blood electrolytes abnormal *:

  1. Urinary Tract Infection: 7 people, 46.67%
  2. Breathing Difficulty: 6 people, 40.00%
  3. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness): 6 people, 40.00%
  4. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water): 6 people, 40.00%
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 5 people, 33.33%
  6. Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs): 5 people, 33.33%
  7. Pain: 5 people, 33.33%
  8. Weakness: 5 people, 33.33%
  9. High Blood Pressure: 5 people, 33.33%
  10. Hepatomegaly (abnormal enlargement of the liver): 5 people, 33.33%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Cardiac Disorder: 4 people, 26.67%
  2. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 2 people, 13.33%
  3. Hepatitis C: 2 people, 13.33%
  4. Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour): 1 person, 6.67%
  5. Irritable Bowel Syndrome: 1 person, 6.67%
  6. High Blood Pressure: 1 person, 6.67%
  7. High Blood Cholesterol: 1 person, 6.67%
  8. Gastrointestinal Disorder (functional problems of gastrointestinal tract): 1 person, 6.67%
  9. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (cancer in which the bone marrow makes too many lymphocytes (a type of white blood cell)): 1 person, 6.67%
  10. Carcinoid Tumor: 1 person, 6.67%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Prilosec and have Blood electrolytes abnormal?

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How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on omeprazole (the active ingredients of Prilosec) and Prilosec (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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