Review: could Acetaminophen and codeine phosphate cause Abdominal cramps?
Summary: Abdominal cramps could be caused by Acetaminophen and codeine phosphate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Omeprazole, and have Osteoarthritis.
We study 3,147 people who have side effects while taking Acetaminophen and codeine phosphate from FDA and social media. Among them, 114 have Abdominal cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal cramps and more.
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Acetaminophen and codeine phosphate
Acetaminophen and codeine phosphate (latest outcomes from 3,325 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; codeine phosphate. It is often used in pain, pain relief by acupuncture. Commonly reported side effects of Acetaminophen and codeine phosphate include rashes, nausea and vomiting, breathing difficulty, completed suicide, dizziness.
Abdominal cramps (latest reports from 614,356 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, high blood pressure, crohn's disease, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Apr, 9, 2014: 3,126 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetaminophen and codeine phosphate. Among them, 112 people (3.58%) have Abdominal Cramps. They amount to 0.02% of all the 614,139 people who have Abdominal Cramps on eHealthMe.
Time on Acetaminophen and codeine phosphate when people have Abdominal cramps * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal cramps||42.86%||42.86%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Acetaminophen and codeine phosphate * :
|Abdominal cramps||68.99%||31.01% |
Age of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Acetaminophen and codeine phosphate * :
|Abdominal cramps||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.54%||3.39%||10.17%||19.49%||64.41% |
Severity of Abdominal cramps when taking Acetaminophen and codeine phosphate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal cramps||0.00%||0.00%||66.67%||33.33% |
How people recovered from Abdominal cramps ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoarthritis (25 people, 22.32%)
- Essential hypertension (21 people, 18.75%)
- Neuralgia (21 people, 18.75%)
- Spinal osteoarthritis (21 people, 18.75%)
- Osteopenia (21 people, 18.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omeprazole (28 people, 25.00%)
- Gabapentin (26 people, 23.21%)
- Tramadol hcl (23 people, 20.54%)
- Diclofenac sodium (22 people, 19.64%)
- Estradiol (22 people, 19.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Have a wierd belly ache its not because I need the toilet and its not cramps
From this study (2 years ago):
after I use imodium, codeine or cafeine I get severe pain in my upper middle stomach. I have been trying to figure this pain out for years and I have no clue, but these medications make it much worse. if I lay down the pain will subside but if im at work and unable to lay down the pain becomes unbearable. Can anyone help me???
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