Review: could Irritable bowel syndrome cause Dyslipidemia (High Blood Cholesterol)?
We study 6,332 people who have Irritable bowel syndrome from FDA and social media. Among them, 71 have Dyslipidemia (High Blood Cholesterol). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who have Irritable bowel syndrome and Dyslipidemia >>>
Irritable bowel syndrome
Irritable bowel syndrome (latest reports from 71,234 patients) can be treated by Bentyl, Dicyclomine Hydrochloride, Amitiza, Mebeverine Hydrochloride, Loperamide Hydrochloride, Lomotil.
Dyslipidemia (abnormal amount of lipids) (latest reports from 449,710 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia.
On Aug, 29, 2014: 6,324 people who have irritable bowel syndrome are studied. Among them, 71 (1.12%) have Dyslipidemia. They amount to 0.02% of all the 453,852 people who have Dyslipidemia on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have irritable bowel syndrome and experienced Dyslipidemia * :
Age of people who have irritable bowel syndrome and experienced Dyslipidemia * :
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Breast cancer metastatic (15 people, 21.13%)
- Insomnia (13 people, 18.31%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (12 people, 16.90%)
- Depression (12 people, 16.90%)
- Acne (11 people, 15.49%)
- Migraine (10 people, 14.08%)
- Anxiety (10 people, 14.08%)
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (8 people, 11.27%)
- Headache (7 people, 9.86%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 9.86%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Prilosec (28 people, 39.44%)
- Aciphex (23 people, 32.39%)
- Synthroid (21 people, 29.58%)
- Celexa (19 people, 26.76%)
- Ambien (18 people, 25.35%)
- Zyrtec (18 people, 25.35%)
- Levoxyl (18 people, 25.35%)
- Doxycycline (18 people, 25.35%)
- Aspirin (18 people, 25.35%)
- Diflucan (17 people, 23.94%)
* 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.
You can also:
Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who have Dyslipidemia and Irritable bowel syndrome
- group for people who have Irritable bowel syndrome
- group for people who have Dyslipidemia
Comments from related studies:
From this study (7 months ago):
can taking pentasa make blood pressure go up?
Jean on Feb, 16, 2014:
can the drug pentasa cause blood pressure to go up?
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Irritable bowel syndrome, Dyslipidemia
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- How an integrative wellness approach cured me of insomnia, ibs, and more
For 10+ years, I suffered with insomnia and a host of other problems including intestinal distress, headaches, psoriasis, anxiety, cognitive issues, hypothyroid, chronic itching, restless leg, etc. Traditional medicine, aka taking drugs, was not working to heal me. Since childhood, I’ve had IBS, h ...
- Lump in throat, swallowing problems, reflux
After 3 months, my total cholesterol went way down, but developed terrible throat problems. Like an ever-present lump that made it difficult to swallow. At night, discomfort with acid going up and down my throat all night, making it hard to sleep and breathe. Stopped taking Simvastatin on my own ...
- Spiriva caused me to swell up like a hippo.
My Doctor prescribed spiriva to help me breathe due to asthma/cold. I never smoked but my parents and friends were heavy smokers. I used the spiriva 3 times. Once a day for 3 days then I started swelling in my ankles and the swelling continued until my face, hands arms... basically I was so swollen ...
More reviews for: Irritable bowel syndrome, Dyslipidemia
Common treatments for Irritable Bowel Syndrome and their efficacy:
Could your drug cause it?
Studies of common Irritable bowel syndrome symptoms:
Dyslipidemia related symptom studies:
- Dyslipidemia in Acne (1,309 reports)
- Dyslipidemia in Anxiety (1,362 reports)
- Dyslipidemia in Bipolar disorder (1,382 reports)
- Dyslipidemia in Blood pressure (3,211 reports)
- Dyslipidemia in Depression (2,987 reports)
- Dyslipidemia in High blood cholesterol (4,665 reports)
- Dyslipidemia in Hypertension (3,435 reports)
- Dyslipidemia in Osteopenia (1,841 reports)
- Dyslipidemia in Osteoporosis (3,941 reports)
- Dyslipidemia in Pain (1,573 reports)
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.