Omeprazole Side Effects

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  1. link Cassie12
    difference between omp &omp w/magnesium
    Is there a difference how these 2 products work? omeprazole and omeprazole with magnesium.
    Cassie12- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  2. link Helenc
    Omeprazole post nasal drip, chronic cough, lump in my throat, nasal spray, searching the web
    I was so happy to find this website. I have been taking Omeprazole since May of 2009 with great results until I refilled my prescription in February 2010. The original brand I was taking was no longer available and my refill was interchanged with Omp - 77% more...
    Helenc- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  3. link Melody1682
    Omeprazole barrett, cancer
    I have been taking Omeprazole for 2 1/2 years now. I was told about a year ago that I have Barrett's Esophogus and if I hadn't been taking Omeprazole, I could have had esophogus cancer shortly. Because of Omeprazole, I'm cancer free and am in the run - 14% more...
    Melody1682- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Omeprazole
  4. link Dmdane

    I had similar experience. Turned out I had diverticulitis. I started to eat foods in proper combinations, diverticulitis subsided, and weight literally fell off. I then started to wean off meds by cutting pills in hallf and then skipping several days - 41% more...
    Dmdane- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  5. link Hopelesslyconfused
    Omeprazole month and a half, medication, headache, penis, omeprazole
    I have been taking omeparzole for around a month and a half. And I have noticed that my penis will not get hard. My wife tries and I try and it will not work. I dont take any other medication besides an occasional over the counter medication for a he - 23% more...
    Hopelesslyconfused- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Omeprazole
  6. link Monni01
    The same thing happened to me after taking 40 mg omeprazole for about 3 weeks along with most of the other side effects presented on this site. Once I stopped taking it, it took about a month to get back to "normal". I still do not feel wel - 24% more...
    Monni01- over a year ago
  7. link Cazz
    Omeprazole pains in chest, stomach pains, shortness of breath, tiredness, remedy
    i have been on omeprazole for 2 years and i an suffering with shortness of breath,pains in chest,tiredness,like theres something in my throwt,stomach pains,headache i am going to stop omeprazole tomorrow and try an alternative reflux remedy. thanx th - 13% more...
    Cazz- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  8. link Averytiredupsetmam

    thanks for reply ruralex i have been back and forth to drs ,also a few stays in hospital ,but they couldnt see anything physically wrong so said it was neurological pain ?????? also waiting for different tests but as much as iadmire what job they do - 61% more...
    Averytiredupsetmam- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  9. link Jacquibehar
    Omeprazole stomach cramps, uncomfortable feelings, high blood pressure, sense of taste, aromas
    I take several medicines for high blood pressure and recently Omeprazole. I was happy that this controlled my reflux , but I didn't know that it was the cause of the rest of my uncomfortable feelings. I was blaming the other drugs I was taking and my - 70% more...
    Jacquibehar- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Omeprazole
  10. link Ruralex

    You need to call his doctor immediately and tell him you are very concerned about his reactions and would like to try a different med. I refused to take this med because of all the side effects, including possibly leading to osteoporosis. My gastro d - 32% more...
    Ruralex- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  11. link Phister
    Omeprazole acid blockers, high blood pressure, rolaids, aciphex, hbp
    Hi all...I've been taking one form or another of acid blockers for about 15 years. In former posts, I explained my symptoms and of course, we are all complaining about the same things. I decided to drop my prescription omeprazole in January to see if - 74% more...
    Phister- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Omeprazole
  12. link Enoughalready
    I say Good for you and May God Bless! Happy Easter to you too--keep that blood flowing, exercise and eat right, and relax.. keep up your good preventatives--all of this unnatural nonsense with one thing on top of the other seems pretty counterproduct - 10% more...
    Enoughalready- over a year ago
  13. link Queenc4
    Omeprazole upper abdominal pain, acid reflux, abdominal pains, care doctor, gurgle
    I was prescribed omeprazole in February since i was taking ibuprofen which seemed to be irritating my stomach. i stopped taking them in March. in April i started having upper right side abdominal pains and went to a gastroenterologist. after several - 75% more...
    Queenc4- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  14. link Panther1a
    Omeprazole push ups, pain in the right side, spring chicken, hiatal hernia, windpipe
    I am 58 years old and was diagnosed in November 2009 with a hiatal hernia found during an endoscopy. I was having difficulty lying flat or even leaning back in a chair after eating without the food coming up my esophagus and into my windpipe, in addi - 82% more...
    Panther1a- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Omeprazole
  15. link Mealso
    I wonder if the H2 blocker (omeprazole) is causing you not to adsorb protein and other key nutrients. Since omperazole blocks total acid production...it would make sense that food will not be process correctly. When these medications first came out t - 34% more...
    Mealso- over a year ago
  16. 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
  17. link Neth1976
    yes..! i considered omepron is a miracle capsule for me because when started taking this the unexplainable pain in my stomach was totally gone...that's the reason why I recommended it to my father who had experienced the way I've been through...thank - 15% more...
    Neth1976- over a year ago
  18. link Poppysmum
    help .. why have i been give omeprazole
    I went to my Gp after 3 or 4 pain attacks. I felt like I was having a heart attack. I had pain in the right side under my shoulder blade, radiating to the stomach and in between my shoulder blades. I have had 2 or 3 other attacks in the night in the - 65% more...
    Poppysmum- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  19. link Ann26
    Omeprazole pins and needles, taking the pills, natural remedy, upper gi, severe pain
    I started omerprazole on 03/18/10.. because my doctor said i had acid reflx (GERD).. i decided to research natural remedy and started cabbage and celery juicing in the mornings and evening seeing that i work. I took this pill for 3dys then stopped on - 73% more...
    Ann26- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  20. link Honeybuggy
    Omeprazole gallbladder problems, liquid acid, baking soda and water, zantac, tums
    OK - so I read this site and realized that after over 10 years of taking Omeprazole twice a day that I had been experiencing many of the same side effects that you folks have. i.e. crippling pain on tops of feet, severe joint pain in hips and hands ( - 68% more...
    Honeybuggy- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  21. link 7776
    is their aspirin in omeprazole
    ti their aspirin in omeprazole
    7776- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  22. link Lilibella29
    Omeprazole stomach pain, cat scan, blood work, neurologist, nexium
    I have been on Nexium for 8 mo. on and off. Stopped for 15 days already and these horrible side effects are still there. Dizziness, tingling feeling on hands, feet that seems worse by the day. Dizziness, fogginess, earache, nausea, stomach pain much - 62% more...
    Lilibella29- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  23. link Dgalvan992
    Omeprazole 7 months, omeprazole, parietal cells, omeprazole side effects, european journalist
    I was wondering if anyone who has discontinued using Omeprazole has completely recovered from all the side effects? I've been using it for almost 7 months and have had pretty much all effects that people have listed except for itching.
    Dgalvan992- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Omeprazole
  24. link Lilibella29
    Hello, I'm having horrible pins and needles on hands, feet, sometimes legs, and i am very scared. I'm off Nexium 15 days and side effects are still there (took it for 8 mo. on and off). Dizziness, pain on abdomen and earache got better. Went to ER, h - 46% more...
    Lilibella29- over a year ago
  25. link Bubbahines
    omeprozole and iron loss
    Can prolong use of omeprozole cause loss of iron in blood
    Bubbahines- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Omeprazole
  26. link Susieq45
    Omeprazole dry itchy eyes, stomache pains, fybromyalgia, losec, eyelashes
    i have been on losec for about 1 year now - still in pain in my chest - cant say i feel any better, i have dry itchy eyes and am loosing my eyelashes. i have diarrhea every day and bad stomach pains. i also suffer from fybromyalgia and my symptoms se - 40% more...
    Susieq45- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  27. link Janekn
    Omeprazole blood pressure
    I stopped taking this drug and my blood pressure went through the roof (165/115). My readings have always been in the normal range. I believe it to be dangerous and the side effects aren't discussed with patients.
    Janekn- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  28. link Ickle
    Omeprazole occasional headaches, acid reflux, mucus, sore throat, dry mouth
    I've been on Omeprazole for about 8 weeks now for acid reflux and for the last six weeks or so I've suffered from a very dry mouth (constantly drinking water!!), sore throat, occasional headaches and insomnia in that I'm finding it increasingly hard - 70% more...
    Ickle- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Omeprazole
  29. link Olympian
    I been taking Omepazole for about five or six months and just in the last thirty days I've developed very chapped lips and a dry mouth that chap stick or water does not help. Problem with dry mouth is especially bad at night. I'm going stop the medic - 12% more...
    Olympian- over a year ago