Omeprazole Side Effects

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  1. link Kirby
    Omeprazole gerd, unexplainable pain, miracle, stomach
    i started taking omepron 20 mg. last march 10 for GERD and today, march 29, i am still experiencing drowsiness, pain in the throat and back.sometimes i feel itchiness on my face.Could all of these be side effects of omeprazole?
    Kirby- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Omeprazole
  2. link Mirasolbisnar
    ah really.you know i was going to my dr.today and he recommended omepron also.how many day do you take omepron.coz my Dr. told me i need to take 7 day or 14 day ...
    Mirasolbisnar- over a year ago
  3. link Joeby52
    comparison
    what is the difference between Omeprazole and Zantac?
    Joeby52- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  4. link Ng11111
    Omeprazole memory loss, blurred vision, numbness, chest pain, bad news
    Ladies and Gentlemen........This stuff is bad news to say the lest...After reading these post for the last hour I find that I could sign my name to each and everyone of them....I have a Dr. appointment today for sever stomach discomfort..Thought I wo - 56% more...
    Ng11111- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Omeprazole
  5. link Zana
    memory loss! man, that's where it's coming from. these drugs need to be pulled. they are poison. it is a coo starbucks/coffee epidemic and these drugs. we are being poisoned!
    Zana- over a year ago
  6. link Miranda01
    Omeprazole massive heart attack, hydrochlorothiazide, heart attack, cramps, headaches
    Omeprazole can this drug cause someone to have a massive heart attack and die?? My best friends father was prescribed this medicine and was taking it almost 1 year...he had his prescription refilled may 18,2010 told his "md" he was experien - 48% more...
    Miranda01- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Omeprazole
  7. link Zana
    I have been experienced terrible heart palpitations. I am healthy-work out for years. I can only imagine someone not healthy and older. So yeah, I would gather up documentation. I bet $$$$ in the near future, these heartburn pills are pulled off the - 35% more...
    Zana- over a year ago
  8. link Wanttofeelbetter

    I hd been taking omeperazole for about a month when I started researching the drug. I started having a lump in my throat feeling and a very sore esophagus. I stopped taking omeperazole abruptly and had a horrible couple of days of a really painful es - 54% more...
    Wanttofeelbetter- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  9. link Cutsie240
    Omeprazole swollen legs and feet, hot summer day, red cheeks, leg cramps, hip bones
    Over the past few months, I have been experiencing a variety of very bothersome symptoms and after trying to think of what medications I have recently started, the only two that I could come up with were Omeprazole and Celebrex. My symptoms are these - 91% more...
    Cutsie240- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Omeprazole
  10. link Cutsie240
    @pamelaanne; and @lea881....thanks for your replies! Sorry I am just now seeing yours, "pamelaanne", after nearly a year!! @lea881...what is "ME chronic fatigue"? I've heard of just "chronic fatigue", but never "ME - 59% more...
    Cutsie240- over a year ago
  11. link Lea881
    I dont take this medication and it could well be side effects but i have exactly the same symptoms and I have ME chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia email me if i can be of further help but google the symptoms anyway lea881@yahoo.com
    Lea881- over a year ago
  12. link Mersault
    Omeprazole heart palpitations, anxiety attacks, blurred vision, headaches, asthma symptom
    I was taking 40mg of Omeprazole daily. I experienced some really bad side effects that I didn't know was from the Omeprazole until I stopped taking it. I was extremely lightheaded most of the time and I believe this product caused anxiety attacks , h - 42% more...
    Mersault- over a year ago - 43 Replies - in Omeprazole
  13. link Linet96
    Dr prescribed 20 mg for me to take 8 oclock in the morning, everything goes fine till around 10:00 PM then anxiety, shortness of breath, numbness in my left hand and dizziness . Next day i didnt take it and i didnt have these symptoms, again i took i - 62% more...
    Linet96- over a year ago
  14. link Yoopti
    i start taking it 3-4 months ago, and 1.5 months ago "august 2010" i was riding bike and all of sudden my heart beat went crazy up, shortness of breath, like asthma symptom. my doctor told me to take vitamin D, so I bought some and also bou - 82% more...
    Yoopti- over a year ago
  15. link Birddog71

    Since taking this med my sypmtoms include muscle cramps, twitching or muscle spasms, headaches, slight dizziness or like being in a fog. Agitation also. I can see how your son my stiffen up.Best wishes.
    Birddog71- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  16. link Birddog71
    Omeprazole acid reflux, vegeance, sharp shooting, muscle spasms, cramps
    Been taking omeprazole for a few months now and have developed sharp shooting pains all over my body along with muscle spasms all over as well. I stopped taking it to see what would happen and my symptoms got better. My acid reflux came back with a v - 43% more...
    Birddog71- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  17. link Triathlete1122
    Omeprazole brain tumor, sick to my stomach, doctor appointment, marathon runner, occassional
    I have been taking OMEprazole for approximately 2.5 months and recently I feel dizzy to the point I want to get a doctor appointment to have an MRI or CT scan on my head - my fear is that I have a brain tumor. I feel dizzy as if I am going to pass ou - 67% more...
    Triathlete1122- over a year ago - 9 Replies - in Omeprazole
  18. link Grafxbill
    Man you guys really hit the nail on the head with this. I've been taking omezaprole for about a month and I have never had any of the effects I am experiencing now prior to taking it. To list them: headache (cluster or ice pick) on and off, difficult - 57% more...
    Grafxbill- over a year ago
  19. link Gabrip01
    Omeprazole dizziness, h pylori bacteria, achilles tendon, vitamin d deficiency, acid reflux
    I have been taking omeprazole daily for about 10 months now due to complications caused from h-pylori bacteria, etc. Prior to being diagnosed with these gastric issues, all I took daily was an allergy med and vitamins. My blood pressure was always re - 83% more...
    Gabrip01- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Omeprazole
  20. link Wmk
    can omeprazole raise blood pressure
    Wmk- over a year ago
  21. link Yolinda
    Name brand
    what is the brand name for this medication
    Yolinda- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Omeprazole
  22. link Rescalante85
    Omeprazole irregular heartbeat, stomach pain, worth the risk, jaw pain, tums
    At 81 suffered from blurred vision, irregular heartbeat, jaw pain, gas like a foghorn!, headache, but no stomach pain while taking drug. ! Am back to Tums as I do not think Omeprezole is worth the risk of the side effects.
    Rescalante85- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  23. link Stardust79
    Omeprazole vertigo dizziness, stomach cramps, aching joints, stomach problems, bright lights
    I have been taking Omeprazole since December 2007 now so 2 and a half months. I had the dose increased to 40mg 3 weeks ago as 20mg wasn't curing the burning in my throat. For a few weeks now i have had increasing vertigo/dizziness and palpitations. I - 72% more...
    Stardust79- over a year ago - 19 Replies - in Omeprazole
  24. link Nell000
    i am taking 40mg of pantoprazole and have been now for about 4 months. I have had bloating, recurent diarrhoea and a little weakness in muscles but hadn't put symptoms down to the medication until now!! Nell000
    Nell000- over a year ago
  25. link Barton
    Omeprazole heart burn, thr
    hi can any one help with some advice. been taking these tablets for about three years just stopped how long before i feel well again. any ideas for thr heart burn
    Barton- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Omeprazole
  26. link Tiffany9815
    I have no idea but I have the same issue, im hoping nothing is drastically worng... if you get any info let me know please =]
    Tiffany9815- over a year ago
  27. link Leshia65
    Omeprazole heartburn and acid reflux, new doctor, great taste, vengeance, few days
    I have been taking omeprazole for about 12 years. After talking with my new doctor about the horrible long-term side effects of this drug, I decided I was going to look for a way to stop. Every time I had ever tried to stop, I would get a bad pain in - 71% more...
    Leshia65- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  28. link Boonesfarm1
    Omeprazole apple cider vinegar, stomach cramps, stomach infections, miracle drug, sexual desire
    I had been taking omeprazole for over 7 years,what a miracle drug,couldn't even think of living without it until a friend of my sisters came down with severe stomach infections attributed to it's use. I did some investigating and wow,this stuff is ba - 67% more...
    Boonesfarm1- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  29. link Ifurkas
    Omeprazole peripheral vision, eye problems, vision problems
    i was on 80 mg of omeprazole for 60 days. i lost some peripheral vision in right eye.. has anyone had any eye problems using omeprazole?
    Ifurkas- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Omeprazole
  30. link Ruralex
    Vision problems are listed as a serious side effect and it's recommended that you contact your doctor immediately! Take care.
    Ruralex- over a year ago
  31. link Gigi11769
    Omeprazole running a fever, frequent urination, neck shoulders, incredible muscle, medical websites
    I took my first dose of omeprazole yesterday morning and within 2 hours started feeling very tired, about 4 hours later, developed incredible muscle pain that started from the back of my neck, shoulders, down my back and into my legs...also,had frequ - 57% more...
    Gigi11769- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  32. link Lassie37
    stopping omeprazole
    I am taking plavix, due to a stroke. I was prescribed omeprazole but see that there is a drug interaction in that it affects the plavix doseage. I am only taking omeprazole because I have severe stomach pain after eating too much. I was tested and ha - 53% more...
    Lassie37- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  33. link Koolkor
    Head Tingle and Sharp Pain While coming off Omeprazole
    I was on omeprazole for about a year. I was having horrible headaches on it so my neurologist took me off of it about 5 days ago. In the last two days I have been experiencing horrible sharp pain in the back of my head and it tingles a bit. Has anyon - 15% more...
    Koolkor- over a year ago - in Omeprazole