Would you have Loose Bowel Movements when you have Dementia?


Loose bowel movements is found among people with Dementia, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, take medication Aricept and have Hypertension. We study 222 people who have Loose bowel movements and Dementia from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Dementia (madness) can be treated by Aricept, Namenda, Donepezil, Seroquel, Exelon (latest reports from 18,299 Dementia patients)

Loose Bowel Movements

Loose bowel movements (weak bowel movement) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, pain (latest reports from 264,446 Loose bowel movements patients).

On Oct, 18, 2016

222 people who have Dementia and Loose Bowel Movements are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Loose bowel movements when you have Dementia?

Gender of people who have Dementia and experience Loose Bowel Movements *:

  • female: 49.53 %
  • male: 50.47 %

Age of people who have Dementia and experience Loose Bowel Movements *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.55 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 1.65 %
  • 50-59: 2.2 %
  • 60+: 95.6 %

Severity of Loose Bowel Movements *:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 33.33 %
  • severe: 33.33 %
  • most severe: 33.33 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Hypertension (29 people, 13.06%)
  • Prostatic Disorder (14 people, 6.31%)
  • Cardiac Disorder (12 people, 5.41%)
  • Blood Pressure Abnormal (12 people, 5.41%)
  • Anxiety (11 people, 4.95%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Aricept (79 people, 35.59%)
  • Namenda (49 people, 22.07%)
  • Exelon (38 people, 17.12%)
  • Aspirin (24 people, 10.81%)
  • Furosemide (20 people, 9.01%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Nausea (57 people, 25.68%)
  • Vomiting (51 people, 22.97%)
  • Dizziness (42 people, 18.92%)
  • Headache (26 people, 11.71%)
  • Gait Disturbance (26 people, 11.71%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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