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Review: could Dementia cause Loose bowel movements?

We study 4,744 people who have Dementia from FDA and social media. Among them, 145 have Loose bowel movements (Diarrhea). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Dementia

Dementia (latest reports from 45,414 patients) is typically treated by Aricept, Namenda, Seroquel, Donepezil, Exelon, Galantamine Hydrobromide.

Loose bowel movements

Loose bowel movements (weak bowel movement) (latest reports from 1,102,308 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression.

On Jul, 19, 2014: 4,744 people who have dementia are studied. Among them, 143 (3.01%) have Loose Bowel Movements. They amount to 0.01% of all the 1,105,926 people who have Loose Bowel Movements on eHealthMe.

Trend of Loose bowel movements in dementia reports

Gender of people who have dementia and experienced Loose bowel movements * :

FemaleMale
Loose bowel movements46.23%53.77%

Age of people who have dementia and experienced Loose bowel movements * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Loose bowel movements0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.56%1.11%98.89%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Loose bowel movements0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (26 people, 18.18%)
  2. Prostatic disorder (21 people, 14.69%)
  3. Cardiac disorder (19 people, 13.29%)
  4. Blood pressure abnormal (19 people, 13.29%)
  5. Nervous system disorder (16 people, 11.19%)
  6. Urine flow decreased (15 people, 10.49%)
  7. Anxiety (13 people, 9.09%)
  8. Metastatic renal cell carcinoma (11 people, 7.69%)
  9. Amnesia (9 people, 6.29%)
  10. Memory impairment (8 people, 5.59%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Namenda (95 people, 66.43%)
  2. Aricept (85 people, 59.44%)
  3. Exelon (33 people, 23.08%)
  4. Avodart (26 people, 18.18%)
  5. Furosemide (23 people, 16.08%)
  6. Uroxatral (22 people, 15.38%)
  7. Vitamin d (22 people, 15.38%)
  8. Zetia (22 people, 15.38%)
  9. Alprazolam (21 people, 14.69%)
  10. Plavix (21 people, 14.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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    Intellekt on Mar, 1, 2014:

    I have the same exact problem..excessive diarrhea for the past 2 months and have no clue how to stop it..was thinking about smoking again to see if i get a regular bowel movement..please let me know if you have found a way to stop it..thanks

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