Prilosec and Diverticulitis - from FDA reports
Diverticulitis is found among people who take Prilosec, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Diverticulitis with Prilosec. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 83,647 people who have side effects when taking Prilosec from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 20, 2017
83,647 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec.
Among them, 423 people (0.51%) have Diverticulitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prilosec when people have Diverticulitis *:
- < 1 month: 9.09 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 54.55 %
- 1 - 2 years: 18.18 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.55 %
- 5 - 10 years: 9.09 %
- 10+ years: 4.55 %
Gender of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Prilosec *:
- female: 66.67 %
- male: 33.33 %
Age of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Prilosec *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 2.9 %
- 40-49: 10.43 %
- 50-59: 22.03 %
- 60+: 64.64 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (57 people, 13.48%)
- High Blood Pressure (50 people, 11.82%)
- Osteoporosis (39 people, 9.22%)
- Multiple Myeloma (34 people, 8.04%)
- Pain (30 people, 7.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (66 people, 15.60%)
- Ambien (61 people, 14.42%)
- Lipitor (58 people, 13.71%)
- Zometa (54 people, 12.77%)
- Prednisone (54 people, 12.77%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (110 people, 26.00%)
- Pain (105 people, 24.82%)
- Diarrhea (95 people, 22.46%)
- Chest Pain (83 people, 19.62%)
- Back Pain (83 people, 19.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I had three Dermatofibromas that took 10 years to develop. However, within the last four months (when I started taking Prilosec daily), I'm now up to 15. I have read that when you have more than 15 DF's and they are developing within a short period of time, that qualifies as Multiple ...
Hey everyone, I am new to the group. My husband is suffering a bad bout of diverticulitis and all he is doing is sleeping-even in the middle of the day. Is this normal? He hasn't gone to the doctor yet and is hoping he can beat it in his own. I finally called the doctor but in the meanwhile, I'm ...
User reviews to the study
I am mortified that I'm having so many issues. My Colon is riddled with diverticulitis and I believe it's due to immitrex. MY migraines are pain level 10 lasting 5 day so I had no choice but to load up on the meds. Now I'm in Agony with my stomach. I'm feeling so down right now.
I was on nuvigil for about two years with prior episodes of diverticulitis. I've been off nuvigil for several months and was recently hospitalized for seven days. Immediately, the docs were pushing for surgery. I'm going on about 2-3 weeks for a second opinion. I started my nuvigil today and ...