Hepatitis c and Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation is found among people with Hepatitis c, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, take medication Pegasys and have High blood pressure. We study 1,252 people who have Constipation and Hepatitis c from FDA. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Hepatitis c can be treated by Ribavirin, Pegasys, Peginterferon, Incivek, Pegintron (latest reports from 99,163 Hepatitis c patients)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 135,633 Constipation patients).
On Jan, 29, 2017
1,252 people who have Hepatitis C and Constipation are studied.
Number of reports submitted per year:
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 *:
- High Blood Pressure (53 people, 4.23%)
- Pain (39 people, 3.12%)
- Depression (33 people, 2.64%)
- Stress And Anxiety (29 people, 2.32%)
- Diabetes (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 (443 people, 35.38%)
- Nausea (418 people, 33.39%)
- Headache (269 people, 21.49%)
- Anaemia (235 people, 18.77%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (222 people, 17.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
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