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Would you have Loose bowel movements (Diarrhea) when you have Dementia?

Summary: Loose bowel movements is found among people with Dementia, especially people who are male, 60+ old, also have High blood pressure, and take medication Namenda.

We study 143 people who have Loose bowel movements (Diarrhea) 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

Dementia (madness) can be treated by Aricept, Namenda, Donepezil, Seroquel, Exelon, Donepezil Hydrochloride. (latest reports from 12,429 Dementia patients)

Loose bowel movements

Loose bowel movements (weak bowel movement) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 139,244 Loose bowel movements patients)

On Jan, 16, 2015: 143 people who have dementia and Loose Bowel Movements are studied.

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%0.55%1.10%98.34%

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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