Prilosec and Gerd - from FDA reports


Gerd is found among people who take Prilosec, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Nexium, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Gerd 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.



On Jul, 17, 2018

83,647 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec.
Among them, 3,852 people (4.61%) have Gerd


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prilosec cause Gerd?

Time on Prilosec when people have Gerd *:

  • < 1 month: 20.61 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 9.7 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 9.7 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 14.55 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 16.97 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 12.12 %
  • 10+ years: 16.36 %

Gender of people who have Gerd when taking Prilosec *:

  • female: 67.27 %
  • male: 32.73 %

Age of people who have Gerd when taking Prilosec *:

  • 0-1: 0.3 %
  • 2-9: 0.24 %
  • 10-19: 1.51 %
  • 20-29: 3.29 %
  • 30-39: 4.81 %
  • 40-49: 13.24 %
  • 50-59: 30.55 %
  • 60+: 46.05 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 321 people, 8.33%
  2. Pain: 252 people, 6.54%
  3. High Blood Cholesterol: 247 people, 6.41%
  4. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 237 people, 6.15%
  5. Depression: 189 people, 4.91%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Nexium: 1,071 people, 27.80%
  2. Zometa: 537 people, 13.94%
  3. Vioxx: 469 people, 12.18%
  4. Ambien: 427 people, 11.09%
  5. Lipitor: 427 people, 11.09%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Drug Ineffective: 1,078 people, 27.99%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 999 people, 25.93%
  3. Pain: 957 people, 24.84%
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 830 people, 21.55%
  5. High Blood Pressure: 807 people, 20.95%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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