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 Ribavirin and have Hepatitis c. We study 847 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 65,398 Hepatitis c patients)


Constipation has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, weakness, diarrhea, pneumonia (latest reports from 95,174 Constipation patients).

On Aug, 25, 2016

847 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: 47.51 %
  • male: 52.49 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.31 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 2.04 %
  • 30-39: 5.49 %
  • 40-49: 24.49 %
  • 50-59: 49.61 %
  • 60+: 18.05 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Hepatitis C (847 people)
  • Hypertension (40 people)
  • Pain (31 people)
  • Depression (24 people)
  • Anxiety (22 people)
  • Constipation (16 people)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (14 people)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (8 people)
  • Insomnia (7 people)
  • Anaemia (7 people)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Ribavirin (472 people)
  • Pegasys (422 people)
  • Incivek (240 people)
  • Rebetol (144 people)
  • Peg-Intron (133 people)
  • Vx-950 (telaprevir) (107 people)
  • Victrelis (78 people)
  • Ribasphere (74 people)
  • Pegintron (63 people)
  • Copegus (63 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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