Omeprazole Side Effects

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  1. link Guest204
    Omeprazole prilosec, acid reflux, pharmacist
    I have been on Prilosec for several years without any problems. My insurance company switched me to Omeprazole and immediately I noticed a return of acid reflux. I reported my condition to the pharmacist and he arranged with my insurance company to a - 21% more...
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  2. link Guest204
    Omeprazole heartburn relief, blood pressure, prilosec, medication
    My husband was put on prilosec for heartburn relief 3 years ago. After being on the medication for a few months he experienced erectile dysfunction and his blood pressure went haywire (actually getting too low). The doctor switched him to Prevacid - - 13% more...
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  3. link Medications.com
    Omeprazole embarassing, heartburn
    Every time I start taking Omeprazole, I get uncontrollable amount of gas! It's great that my heartburn is no longer there, but the amount of gas I pass in a day is embarassing.
    Medications.com- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  4. link Roy_johnson16
    Omeprazole
    I have been taking omeprazole for several years and over the past 6 months I have been suffering from erectile disfunction. has anyone else experienced these symptoms ?
    Roy_johnson16- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  5. link Tauran
    Omeprazole upper gi series, acid reflex, insurance plan
    Well, I have not been to a doctor in 15 years, but my acid reflex got so bad that I put a doctor on my insurance plan and went to see him. He put me on Omeprazole and scheduled me for an upper GI series. After taking Omeprazole for 2 days, the acid i - 30% more...
    Tauran- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  6. link Officeboy
    Omeprazole dry mouth, reflux, dizziness, constipation
    I am on 20 mgs of Omeprazole per day and I find I have developed constipation, dry mouth and occasional dizziness although the reflux seems to be under controlled.
    Officeboy- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  7. link Ritdor
    Omeprazole aches and pains, dry skin, prilosec, reflux, cramps
    I too was taking prilosec for 2 years, I was finally down to 1 every 3 to 6 days days , that was great! then i went to get my script refilled and noticed I was given omeprazole,,,,,I started itching, got cramps, dry skin, aches and pains,,,felt terri - 36% more...
    Ritdor- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  8. link Guest204
    Omeprazole sick to my stomach, throb, nexium
    My head has started to throb and I have been continuosly sick to my stomach. I'm swithching back to nexium.
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  9. link Charlie
    side effects of Omeprazole that sent me to the ER
    About 3 wks ago my doctor refilled my Prilosec script w/ Omeprazole (because it was cheaper for the insurance comp). After only 3 days of using the Omeprazole, I experienced moderate to severe headaches. I asked my Pharmacist if this was a side effec - 83% more...
    Charlie- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  10. link Chattycathy32
    Omeprazole prilosec, doctor tomorrow, insurace, medication
    I was taking Prilosec for 3 yrs. Two weeks I was switched to Omeprazole.(per my insurace company). I started noticing facial itching. My eyes became puffy. I know I'm having a reaction to this medication. Calling the doctor tomorrow and switching bac - 6% more...
    Chattycathy32- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  11. link Guest204
    Omeprazole losec, pimples, i changed
    I changed from prevacid (which gave me facial pimples) to losec (Omeprazole). Now I am getting same reaction from losec after 1 month's use or so. Prevacid was also ok for the first little while. Any comments? Is this a common reaction?
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  12. link Sduncanson
    Omeprazole heart palpitations, heart beat, pimples, occassion, prilosec
    I've had a slight irregularity in my heart beat upon occassion. I started taking Omeprazole about two weeks ago, after using Prilosec for the past 6 years. My heartbeat has become irregular and I'm having the heart Palpitations others have mentioned. - 29% more...
    Sduncanson- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  13. link Gslynn
    Omeprazole red blotches, prilosec, bumps, no doubt, facial skin
    After taking Prilosec for about 4 years my prescription was changed to Omeprazole about 2 months ago (at the request of the insurance carrier, no doubt). About 2 weeks after starting to take it I noticed small bumps along my jawline and severe drynes - 61% more...
    Gslynn- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  14. link Fallah_00
    Omeprazole shortness of breath, reflux, specially, six months
    I have been on Omeprazole 20 for six months now. Even though I feel better with my reflux, but when I finish the drug and stop taking it, within two days the refux starts again. When I am taking omeprazole 20, I feel pain in my both arms specially wh - 31% more...
    Fallah_00- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  15. link Mgregg
    Omeprazole zantac, oor, infant son
    MY INFANT SON WAS ON ZANTAC THEY NOW HAD SWITCHED HIM TO OMEPRAZOLE THEY SAID IT IS A LITTLE STRONGER AND SHOULD HELP HIM A LITTLE BETTER. IF ANYONE HAS AN INFANT ON THIS PLEASE LET ME KNOW IF IT HELPED OOR ANYTHING I SHOULD WORRY ABOUT. THANK YOU
    Mgregg- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  16. link Masters613
    Omeprazole lightheadedness, palpitations, pimples, prilosec, caps
    I'Ve Been Taking 40mg (2 Caps) Mornings & Nightly For 3 Weeks Now. I'Ve Been Getting Lightheadedness, Palpitations & Itchiness During Sleep, Should I Continue Taking The Omerazole Or Perhaps Switch To Prilosec? I Also Develop Pimples Everytim - 4% more...
    Masters613- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  17. link Robrertll
    Omeprazole taking the pills, docotr, prilosec, nothing wrong
    Both my left arm and lower left leg feels "numb". It comes and goes, but goes away if I stop taking the pills. My docotr thinks there is nothing wrong with me. I have this problem with both Prilosec and Omeprazole. Taking since November 02'
    Robrertll- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  18. link Ffemtpbird
    Omeprazole dgt, zantac, epigastric pain, prilosec, abd
    My 14 y/o Dgt was just Rx Omeprazole, she has never been on this med or Prilosec before, its a switch from Zantac. She has been on it not even a full 48 hours, today she c/o of increase abd pain which she has not before,(i.e she always has epigastric - 60% more...
    Ffemtpbird- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  19. link Vncsay
    Omeprazole celebrex, alergic, iwas, prilosec
    I had been taking Prilosec and Celebrex together for years with no problems,Then Iwas switched to Omeprazole.The Celebrex gave a alergic recation and Ihave had to stop takimg it.Is this unusual?
    Vncsay- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  20. link Guest204
    Omeprazole cracked tongue, prilosec
    How do I rescind the side effect I noted before (sore and cracked tongue). Since I reported it, it has gone away and I am still taking the omeprazole and it is working as well as the prilosec did. The side effect must have been linked to something el - 14% more...
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  21. link Guest204
    Omeprazole chromium picolinate, skin tags, prilosec, tongue
    I have been on prilosec for 5 years. I was recently switched to omeprazole and have experienced a problem with my tongue. It is sore and cracked. I had this same symptom a few months ago when I tried takng chromium picolinate for skin tags.
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  22. link Tlyschettler
    Omeprazole thallium scan, thallium test, stress test, chest x ray, cardiologist
    My husband was on Prilosec for several years, and switched to Omeprazole by our prescription plan. I don't know if the medication is the cause, but he started experiencing chest pain, and occasional shortness of breath, not the same as the acid reflu - 68% more...
    Tlyschettler- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Omeprazole
  23. link Lattesweetie6
    Omeprazole prilosec, dr tomorrow, bloating
    I have been on prilosec for several years without any problems. My Dr. just put me on Omeprazole and I have been on it for about 2 weeks. My symptoms has come back and I have even tried to take two omeprazole a day and doesnt seem to help..I also hav - 24% more...
    Lattesweetie6- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  24. link Jazz35
    Omeprazole acid reflux, truth of the matter, knots, propaganda, unrelated
    The drug does control acid reflux but I think it may be messing with my brain a little. I get easily aggitated and seem to have what I describe as knots in my head. Could be an unrelated stress thing but Im not a Dr. The truth of the matter is that i - 36% more...
    Jazz35- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  25. link Sch
    Omeprazole intestinal cramps, bloating, switch back, prilosec
    After 3 years on prilosec I switched to omeprazole believing it would act the same. I 've been battling intestinal cramps and bloating which stop when I switch back.(i've been alternating pills)Anyone else have this happen?
    Sch- over a year ago - in Omeprazole