Omeprazole Side Effects

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  1. link Jjburgess2000
    Omeprazole muscle spasms, twitches, prilosec, abdomen
    When I switched from Prilosec to Omeprazole I started having muscle spasms, or twitches, in my arms, legs, posterior, and abdomen.
    Jjburgess2000- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  2. link Sangone99
    Omeprazole prilosec, gerd
    I was switched to the generic OMEPRAZOLE from PRILOSEC about 6 months ago. I take 20 mg. every other day. Seems to control my GERD, however I itch. Not just a little itch, gut generally all over my body. Am I the only one?
    Sangone99- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  3. link Kateyrules
    Omeprazole experance, exhusted, sudden increase, worrying thing, accure
    I have been taking Losec for many years then was switched to Omeprazole. My GERD has seemed to have worsened I always experance thirst, but the most worrying thing is that I get these choking attacks where I seem to be suddenly choking on nothing. It - 62% more...
    Kateyrules- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Omeprazole
  4. link Chrisswinn
    Omeprazole health insurance carrier, sleeping well, prilosec, unrelated
    Having taken Prilosec for many years at the displeasure of my Health Insurance carrier, I was initially pleased to be OK'd for Omeprazole. I have taken the new drug for about 2 1/2 weeks and have felt mildly dizzy, slightly depressed and I am not sle - 32% more...
    Chrisswinn- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  5. link Easmoney
    Omeprazole sex drive, prilosec
    I have been taking Prilosec for about 6 years, about 2 months ago I was put on Omeprazole. The problem I have now is no sex drive and can't seem to keep it up. Has anyone else had this problem, I'm 38yrs old.
    Easmoney- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  6. link Kmkeefe
    Omeprazole headaches
    I also have had numerous headaches several times a day since I started taking Omeprazole! Is this the cause?
    Kmkeefe- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  7. link R.dagher
    Omeprazole negative effects
    I have been taking Gastrimut (Spanish made Omeprazole based) for a couple of years without any side effects however i am starting to get concerned about reducing the dosage to half a pill a day instead of a whole pill....i am owrried that it may have - 33% more...
    R.dagher- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  8. link Tgaudette
    Omeprazole infant daughter, prilosec
    My infant daughter was taking Prilosec and was switched today to omeprazole. Her symptoms are worsening.
    Tgaudette- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  9. link Guest204
    Omeprazole five days later, bloodwork, late december, urinalysis, ekg
    I began taking Omeprazole in late December but switched back to Prilosec due to an increase in GERD systoms. Then my husband picked up my medicine and ordered the generic again. I only order 15 pills at a time. On Jan 12 I experienced dizziness and a - 35% more...
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  10. link Oldehoeft
    Omeprazole prilosec, reflux
    I had been taking Prilosec for about 18 months with very good results. About a week ago, my doctor switched me to Omeprazole and I am now experiencing low-level symptoms of reflux again. Is it possible that the Omeprazole is not as effective as Prilo - 2% more...
    Oldehoeft- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  11. link Vasanthi_murali
    Omeprazole carcinogenic, thirst
    i get increased thirst and i was also told omeprazole has carcinogenic properties
    Vasanthi_murali- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  12. link Guest204
    Omeprazole numbness, prilosec
    I have taken Omeprazole for ten days and had previously taken Prilosec for several years without any problems. With the Omeprazole I am experiencing numbness in my arms when I sleep.
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Omeprazole
  13. link Gerlom
    Omeprazole prilosec
    A throbbing in my head, not painful, but still a throbbing which has occurred several times a day since I started taking Omeprazole a little more than a week ago. Previously, I was taking prilosec on a regular basis and did not experience this side e - 18% more...
    Gerlom- over a year ago - in Omeprazole