Review: could Constipation cause Fainting?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 16,032 people who have Constipation. Among them, 212 experience Fainting. See who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Constipation (latest reports from 494,242 patients) is typically treated by Miralax, Colace, Amitiza, Senna, Lactulose, Milk Of Magnesia.
Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone) (latest reports from 311,014 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Feb, 25, 2014: 16,019 people who have constipation are studied. Among them, 210 (1.31%) have Fainting.
Gender of people who have constipation and experienced Fainting * :
Age of people who have constipation and experienced Fainting * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Constipation (210 people, 100.00%)
- Pain (88 people, 41.90%)
- Hypertension (80 people, 38.10%)
- Nausea (44 people, 20.95%)
- Anxiety (34 people, 16.19%)
- Depression (28 people, 13.33%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (24 people, 11.43%)
- Prophylaxis (24 people, 11.43%)
- Diabetes mellitus (22 people, 10.48%)
- Non-small cell lung cancer (20 people, 9.52%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Lactulose (54 people, 25.71%)
- Dexamethasone (47 people, 22.38%)
- Senna (39 people, 18.57%)
- Colace (38 people, 18.10%)
- Lorazepam (35 people, 16.67%)
- Carboplatin (34 people, 16.19%)
- Miralax (32 people, 15.24%)
- Protonix (32 people, 15.24%)
- Zocor (30 people, 14.29%)
- Ativan (30 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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