Actos and Diarrhea - from FDA reports
Diarrhea is found among people who take Actos, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Byetta, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhea with Actos. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 43,167 people who have side effects when taking Actos from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 25, 2017
43,167 people reported to have side effects when taking Actos.
Among them, 1,522 people (3.53%) have Diarrhea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Actos when people have Diarrhea *:
- < 1 month: 18.18 %
- 1 - 6 months: 24.68 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.69 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.69 %
- 2 - 5 years: 27.27 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.3 %
- 10+ years: 5.19 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Actos *:
- female: 58.48 %
- male: 41.52 %
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Actos *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.71 %
- 30-39: 2.14 %
- 40-49: 10.05 %
- 50-59: 24.29 %
- 60+: 62.82 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (125 people, 8.21%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (115 people, 7.56%)
- Multiple Myeloma (68 people, 4.47%)
- Depression (57 people, 3.75%)
- Osteoporosis (52 people, 3.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Byetta (349 people, 22.93%)
- Aspirin (237 people, 15.57%)
- Lisinopril (191 people, 12.55%)
- Lasix (186 people, 12.22%)
- Lipitor (185 people, 12.16%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (566 people, 37.19%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (419 people, 27.53%)
- Weight Decreased (298 people, 19.58%)
- Fatigue (265 people, 17.41%)
- Weakness (262 people, 17.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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