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Would you have Dyslipidemia (High Blood Cholesterol) when you have Irritable bowel syndrome?

Summary: Dyslipidemia is found among people with Irritable bowel syndrome, especially people who are female, 60+ old, also have Breast cancer metastatic, and take medication Prilosec.

We study 71 people who have Dyslipidemia (High Blood Cholesterol) and Irritable bowel syndrome from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Irritable bowel syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome can be treated by Bentyl, Dicyclomine Hydrochloride, Amitiza, Mebeverine Hydrochloride, Lomotil, Probiotics. (latest reports from 15,671 Irritable Bowel Syndrome patients)

Dyslipidemia

Dyslipidemia (abnormal amount of lipids) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia, pain. (latest reports from 171,585 Dyslipidemia patients)

On Jan, 30, 2015: 71 people who have irritable bowel syndrome and Dyslipidemia are studied.

Trend of Dyslipidemia in irritable bowel syndrome reports

Gender of people who have irritable bowel syndrome and experienced Dyslipidemia * :

FemaleMale
Dyslipidemia82.19%17.81%

Age of people who have irritable bowel syndrome and experienced Dyslipidemia * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dyslipidemia0.00%0.00%0.00%11.76%10.29%32.35%25.00%20.59%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dyslipidemia0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Breast cancer metastatic (15 people, 21.13%)
  2. Insomnia (13 people, 18.31%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (12 people, 16.90%)
  4. Depression (12 people, 16.90%)
  5. Acne (11 people, 15.49%)
  6. Migraine (10 people, 14.08%)
  7. Anxiety (10 people, 14.08%)
  8. Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (8 people, 11.27%)
  9. Headache (7 people, 9.86%)
  10. Blood cholesterol increased (7 people, 9.86%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Prilosec (28 people, 39.44%)
  2. Aciphex (23 people, 32.39%)
  3. Synthroid (21 people, 29.58%)
  4. Celexa (19 people, 26.76%)
  5. Ambien (18 people, 25.35%)
  6. Zyrtec (18 people, 25.35%)
  7. Levoxyl (18 people, 25.35%)
  8. Doxycycline (18 people, 25.35%)
  9. Aspirin (18 people, 25.35%)
  10. Diflucan (17 people, 23.94%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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