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Would you have Diarrhea when you have Hepatitis c?

Summary: Diarrhea is found among people with Hepatitis c, especially people who are female, 30-39 old, also have High blood pressure, and take medication Ribavirin.

We study 1,833 people who have Diarrhea 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. (latest reports from 41,473 Hepatitis C patients)

Diarrhea

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

On Jan, 9, 2015: 1,785 people who have hepatitis c and Diarrhea are studied.

Trend of Diarrhea in hepatitis c reports

Gender of people who have hepatitis c and experienced Diarrhea * :

FemaleMale
Diarrhea55.34%44.66%

Age of people who have hepatitis c and experienced Diarrhea * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diarrhea0.08%0.00%0.08%0.56%6.73%27.41%44.60%20.53%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Diarrhea0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (185 people, 10.36%)
  2. Depression (151 people, 8.46%)
  3. Insomnia (61 people, 3.42%)
  4. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (60 people, 3.36%)
  5. Pain (57 people, 3.19%)
  6. Anxiety (57 people, 3.19%)
  7. Hiv infection (50 people, 2.80%)
  8. Hypothyroidism (46 people, 2.58%)
  9. Anaemia (45 people, 2.52%)
  10. Diarrhoea (41 people, 2.30%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Ribavirin (1,785 people, 100.00%)
  2. Pegasys (1,734 people, 97.14%)
  3. Peg-intron (1,584 people, 88.74%)
  4. Incivek (911 people, 51.04%)
  5. Rebetol (728 people, 40.78%)
  6. Copegus (581 people, 32.55%)
  7. Ribasphere (399 people, 22.35%)
  8. Victrelis (185 people, 10.36%)
  9. Lisinopril (120 people, 6.72%)
  10. Lexapro (113 people, 6.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

  • If i am allergic to sulfa drugs may i take lomotil?
    Imodium no longer has much affect on my diarrhea. Looking for something more.
  • Is taking imodium a few days after taking aloe vera gel safe? (1 answer)
    I have diarrhea from taking aloe Vera gel and I really need to get rid of it, I bought the aloe Vera gel on about Monday of this week. I have been having diarrhea from this aloe Vera gel since a day after I took it. I was wondering if it was safe to take Imodium for my diarrhea four days after i drank the aloe Vera gel.
  • Can someone on warfarin take imodium?
    I have diarrhea and would like to know if imodium interferes with coumadin which I take every day.? Thank you
  • Is it bad to take levorphanol tartrate if i have liver damage caused by hep c
    I am receiving treatment from the V.A. in Los Angeles, Ca..

    Last summer the va started to hint at forcing me to be seen by there pain mngt. team. Also I was to start treatment for my hep c, it was just becomming active. I knew that the interferon would be just a little stressful for aprox; one year so I offered to do there (the pain clinic) plan with a happy heart just after my liver stuff was done. So I went to LA only to find that the liver lab spent just 2 minutes with me to tell me that since I'VE have to wait a new liver drug to be approved I must do the pain clinic. So in six weeks I went from 200mg (5x4 per day) of methidone to 40mg (1 tab x 4 per day), and in just one week it was Oxycodone 40mg x 4 per day to 0. And all of this isij happening my liver gets more serroscised.
  • I have pouchitis.is there any cure for it.antibiotics do not help.is there any chance that imuran will help or something else?help please! (1 answer)
    Since I was 16 years old I strugle with Ulcerative Colitis.Year and a half ago my colon was removed.So, now I have J-pouch and it seems that colon removement caused severe pouchitis.When I use antibiotics it seems that everything is good,but when i stop using them ,everything gets even worse.

    I tried low dose of corticosteroides,colifoam but nothing seems to be working,so I am desperate.

    Now for a two and a half months I have been using Imuran(Azathioprine).Can you tell is it going to help me, or should I try something else.

    Please!Can somebody help me?

    Thank you in advance.

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