Would you have Constipation when you have Hepatitis C?


Constipation is found among people with Hepatitis c, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, take medication Pegasys and have Hypertension. We study 1,228 people who have Constipation and Hepatitis c from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Hepatitis C

Hepatitis c can be treated by Ribavirin, Pegasys, Peginterferon, Incivek, Copegus (latest reports from 96,203 Hepatitis c patients)


Constipation has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, pain, drug ineffective, weakness (latest reports from 130,437 Constipation patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

1,228 people who have Hepatitis C and Constipation are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Constipation when you have Hepatitis c?

Gender of people who have Hepatitis C and experience Constipation *:

  • female: 49.2 %
  • male: 50.8 %

Age of people who have Hepatitis C and experience Constipation *:

  • 0-1: 0.22 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.78 %
  • 30-39: 5.01 %
  • 40-49: 22.72 %
  • 50-59: 46.77 %
  • 60+: 23.5 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Hypertension (52 people, 4.23%)
  • Pain (38 people, 3.09%)
  • Depression (30 people, 2.44%)
  • Anxiety (28 people, 2.28%)
  • Constipation (23 people, 1.87%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Pegasys (560 people, 45.60%)
  • Ribavirin (480 people, 39.09%)
  • Incivek (245 people, 19.95%)
  • Rebetol (148 people, 12.05%)
  • Peg-Intron (133 people, 10.83%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Fatigue (428 people, 34.85%)
  • Nausea (408 people, 33.22%)
  • Headache (261 people, 21.25%)
  • Anaemia (235 people, 19.14%)
  • Vomiting (220 people, 17.92%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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