Actos and Diarrhea - from FDA reports


Summary

Diarrhea is found among people who take Actos, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Byetta, and have Type 2 diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhea with Actos. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 42,791 people who have side effects when taking Actos from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 03, 2017

42,791 people reported to have side effects when taking Actos.
Among them, 1,506 people (3.52%) have Diarrhea


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Actos cause Diarrhea?

Time on Actos when people have Diarrhea *:

  • < 1 month: 17.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 29.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10.67 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 28.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 1.33 %
  • 10+ years: 5.33 %

Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Actos *:

  • female: 58.57 %
  • male: 41.43 %

Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Actos *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.72 %
  • 30-39: 2.08 %
  • 40-49: 10.15 %
  • 50-59: 24.54 %
  • 60+: 62.51 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Type 2 Diabetes (443 people, 29.42%)
  • Diabetes (258 people, 17.13%)
  • High Blood Pressure (123 people, 8.17%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (114 people, 7.57%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (68 people, 4.52%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Byetta (349 people, 23.17%)
  • Aspirin (237 people, 15.74%)
  • Lisinopril (191 people, 12.68%)
  • Lipitor (185 people, 12.28%)
  • Lasix (183 people, 12.15%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (561 people, 37.25%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (417 people, 27.69%)
  • Weight Decreased (297 people, 19.72%)
  • Fatigue (262 people, 17.40%)
  • Abdominal Pain (261 people, 17.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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