Review: could Menopause cause Diarrhea?
Summary: Diarrhea could be caused by Menopause, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also have Hypertension, and take Premarin.
We study 3,911 people who have Menopause from FDA and social media. Among them, 134 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Menopause (latest reports from 13,565 patients) is typically treated by Estradiol, Premarin, Prempro, Progesterone, Vivelle-dot, Prometrium.
Diarrhea (latest reports from 1,090,100 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 3,911 people who have menopause are studied. Among them, 134 (3.43%) have Diarrhea. They amount to 0.01% of all the 1,087,052 people who have Diarrhea on eHealthMe.
Age of people who have menopause and experienced Diarrhea * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (29 people, 21.64%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (22 people, 16.42%)
- Depression (17 people, 12.69%)
- Osteopenia (17 people, 12.69%)
- Osteoporosis (16 people, 11.94%)
- Multiple sclerosis (16 people, 11.94%)
- Hypothyroidism (15 people, 11.19%)
- Pain (14 people, 10.45%)
- Hot flush (14 people, 10.45%)
- Atrial fibrillation (14 people, 10.45%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Premarin (50 people, 37.31%)
- Vitamin d (39 people, 29.10%)
- Celebrex (29 people, 21.64%)
- Fosamax (29 people, 21.64%)
- Provera (28 people, 20.90%)
- Prempro (27 people, 20.15%)
- Lipitor (23 people, 17.16%)
- Estradiol (22 people, 16.42%)
- Vioxx (21 people, 15.67%)
- Zoloft (20 people, 14.93%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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This drug has ruined my life. I am only 26 years old and I am rapidly gaining weight, am going through premature menopause, and cannot have children. All this has happened since I have GONE OFF THE DRUG. Do not take this drug.
Susan on Apr, 22, 2014:
Sorry to hear about this I am goin through it as we'll just found out after having tests done although I do have to children ages 4 and 10 I have only ever had a break from this deppo when I found out I was pregnant with my 2nd child so was on deppo for a good few yrs but lately I was gtn bad mood swings and horrible night sweats after 6 months they have says I'm goin through premature ovarian failure and I've been put on hormOne replacement treatment. I was really shocked as I've just turned 27
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