Would you have Diarrhea when you have Copd?


Diarrhea is found among people with Copd, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Spiriva and have Hypertension. We study 1,278 people who have Diarrhea and Copd from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Copd (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) can be treated by Spiriva, Symbicort, Advair diskus 250/50, Prednisone, Albuterol sulfate (latest reports from 99,842 Copd patients)


Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, pain (latest reports from 264,422 Diarrhea patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

1,278 people who have Copd and Diarrhea are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Diarrhea when you have Copd?

Gender of people who have Copd and experience Diarrhea *:

  • female: 59.82 %
  • male: 40.18 %

Age of people who have Copd and experience Diarrhea *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.09 %
  • 10-19: 0.19 %
  • 20-29: 0.19 %
  • 30-39: 0.57 %
  • 40-49: 3.11 %
  • 50-59: 15.74 %
  • 60+: 80.11 %

Severity of Diarrhea *:

  • least: 9.09 %
  • moderate: 72.73 %
  • severe: 18.18 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Hypertension (262 people, 20.50%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (112 people, 8.76%)
  • Pain (106 people, 8.29%)
  • Anxiety (92 people, 7.20%)
  • Depression (90 people, 7.04%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Spiriva (492 people, 38.50%)
  • Symbicort (156 people, 12.21%)
  • Daliresp (144 people, 11.27%)
  • Albuterol (136 people, 10.64%)
  • Aspirin (117 people, 9.15%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Nausea (278 people, 21.75%)
  • Dyspnoea (209 people, 16.35%)
  • Vomiting (194 people, 15.18%)
  • Weight Decreased (154 people, 12.05%)
  • Headache (149 people, 11.66%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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