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 1,252 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, Pegintron (latest reports from 99,153 Hepatitis c patients)


Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression (latest reports from 135,310 Constipation patients).

On Oct, 22, 2016

1,252 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: 48.71 %
  • male: 51.29 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.22 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.74 %
  • 30-39: 5.0 %
  • 40-49: 22.5 %
  • 50-59: 46.52 %
  • 60+: 24.02 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Hypertension (53 people, 4.23%)
  • Pain (39 people, 3.12%)
  • Depression (30 people, 2.40%)
  • Anxiety (29 people, 2.32%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (23 people, 1.84%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Pegasys (561 people, 44.81%)
  • Ribavirin (480 people, 38.34%)
  • Incivek (245 people, 19.57%)
  • Rebetol (150 people, 11.98%)
  • Peg-Intron (133 people, 10.62%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Fatigue (436 people, 34.82%)
  • Nausea (418 people, 33.39%)
  • Headache (269 people, 21.49%)
  • Anaemia (235 people, 18.77%)
  • Vomiting (222 people, 17.73%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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