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Review: could Ankylosing spondylitis cause Constipation?

Summary: Constipation could be caused by Ankylosing spondylitis, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Pain, and take Humira.

We study 18,747 people who have Ankylosing spondylitis from FDA and social media. Among them, 86 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Ankylosing spondylitis

Ankylosing spondylitis (latest reports from 31,392 patients) are typically treated by Enbrel, Humira, Remicade, Sulfasalazine, Celebrex, Methotrexate.

Constipation

Constipation (latest reports from 506,583 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 18,746 people who have ankylosing spondylitis are studied. Among them, 86 (0.46%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.02% of all the 504,640 people who have Constipation on eHealthMe.

Trend of Constipation in ankylosing spondylitis reports

Gender of people who have ankylosing spondylitis and experienced Constipation * :

FemaleMale
Constipation57.14%42.86%

Age of people who have ankylosing spondylitis and experienced Constipation * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Constipation0.00%0.00%1.37%12.33%24.66%10.96%16.44%35.62%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Constipation0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Pain (9 people, 10.47%)
  2. Arthritis (8 people, 9.30%)
  3. Depression (8 people, 9.30%)
  4. Hypothyroidism (8 people, 9.30%)
  5. Anxiety (5 people, 5.81%)
  6. Neuropathy peripheral (5 people, 5.81%)
  7. Blood cholesterol increased (5 people, 5.81%)
  8. Hypertension (4 people, 4.65%)
  9. Influenza (3 people, 3.49%)
  10. Gastric disorder (3 people, 3.49%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Humira (41 people, 47.67%)
  2. Enbrel (14 people, 16.28%)
  3. Remicade (12 people, 13.95%)
  4. Vioxx (9 people, 10.47%)
  5. Lyrica (6 people, 6.98%)
  6. Methotrexate (6 people, 6.98%)
  7. Cymbalta (5 people, 5.81%)
  8. Lorazepam (5 people, 5.81%)
  9. Simvastatin (5 people, 5.81%)
  10. Celebrex (4 people, 4.65%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • I have stopped using this drug as it has cause me a lot of problems as stated above and the Pharmaceutical drug company knew about my effects they just don't care or they would make better drugs with less side effects idiot scientist.

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