Would you have Fainting when you have Constipation?


Fainting is found among people with Constipation, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Lactulose and have Hypertension. We study 355 people who have Fainting and Constipation from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Constipation can be treated by Miralax, Colace, Amitiza, Senna, Lactulose (latest reports from 135,320 Constipation patients)


Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, primary pulmonary hypertension (latest reports from 69,926 Fainting patients).

On Oct, 19, 2016

355 people who have Constipation and Fainting are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Fainting when you have Constipation?

Gender of people who have Constipation and experience Fainting *:

  • female: 59.25 %
  • male: 40.75 %

Age of people who have Constipation and experience Fainting *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.96 %
  • 10-19: 2.89 %
  • 20-29: 3.22 %
  • 30-39: 4.18 %
  • 40-49: 10.61 %
  • 50-59: 25.72 %
  • 60+: 52.41 %

Severity of Fainting *:

  • least: 25.0 %
  • moderate: 37.5 %
  • severe: 37.5 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Hypertension (123 people, 34.65%)
  • Pain (94 people, 26.48%)
  • Depression (55 people, 15.49%)
  • Prophylaxis (48 people, 13.52%)
  • Anxiety (47 people, 13.24%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Lactulose (44 people, 12.39%)
  • Miralax (42 people, 11.83%)
  • Protonix (39 people, 10.99%)
  • Colace (36 people, 10.14%)
  • Amitiza (34 people, 9.58%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Dizziness (73 people, 20.56%)
  • Constipation (60 people, 16.90%)
  • Diarrhoea (59 people, 16.62%)
  • Vomiting (57 people, 16.06%)
  • Dyspnoea (50 people, 14.08%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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