Review: could Irritable bowel syndrome cause Dyslipidemia?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 6,259 people who have Irritable bowel syndrome. Among them, 70 experience Dyslipidemia (High Blood Cholesterol). See who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Irritable bowel syndrome
Irritable bowel syndrome (latest reports from 68,934 patients) is typically treated by Bentyl, Dicyclomine Hydrochloride, Amitiza, Mebeverine Hydrochloride, Lomotil, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride.
Dyslipidemia (abnormal amount of lipids) (latest reports from 447,818 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 6,259 people who have irritable bowel syndrome are studied. Among them, 70 (1.12%) have Dyslipidemia.
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 * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Irritable bowel syndrome (70 people, 100.00%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (15 people, 21.43%)
- Insomnia (13 people, 18.57%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (12 people, 17.14%)
- Depression (12 people, 17.14%)
- Acne (11 people, 15.71%)
- Migraine (10 people, 14.29%)
- Anxiety (10 people, 14.29%)
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (8 people, 11.43%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (7 people, 10.00%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Prilosec (28 people, 40.00%)
- Aciphex (23 people, 32.86%)
- Synthroid (21 people, 30.00%)
- Celexa (19 people, 27.14%)
- Doxycycline (18 people, 25.71%)
- Ambien (18 people, 25.71%)
- Levoxyl (18 people, 25.71%)
- Zyrtec (18 people, 25.71%)
- Aspirin (18 people, 25.71%)
- Diflucan (17 people, 24.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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