Acyclovir and Upset stomach - from FDA reports
Upset stomach is found among people who take Acyclovir, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Fluconazole, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 22,747 people who have side effects while taking Acyclovir from FDA. Among them, 903 have Upset stomach. Find out below who they are, when they have Upset stomach and more.
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Acyclovir has active ingredients of acyclovir. It is often used in herpes simplex. (latest outcomes from Acyclovir 23,975 users)
Upset stomach has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, type 2 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 79,598 Upset stomach patients).
On Jan, 27, 2017
22,747 people reported to have side effects when taking Acyclovir.
Among them, 903 people (3.97%) have Upset Stomach
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Acyclovir when people have Upset Stomach *:
- < 1 month: 64.62 %
- 1 - 6 months: 26.15 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.62 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.08 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.54 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Upset Stomach when taking Acyclovir *:
- female: 58.28 %
- male: 41.72 %
Age of people who have Upset Stomach when taking Acyclovir *:
- 0-1: 0.14 %
- 2-9: 3.0 %
- 10-19: 6.55 %
- 20-29: 5.87 %
- 30-39: 8.59 %
- 40-49: 16.64 %
- 50-59: 20.87 %
- 60+: 38.34 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (152 people, 16.83%)
- Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (70 people, 7.75%)
- Preventive Health Care (56 people, 6.20%)
- Hiv Infection (48 people, 5.32%)
- Pain (46 people, 5.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Fluconazole (190 people, 21.04%)
- Dexamethasone (141 people, 15.61%)
- Omeprazole (129 people, 14.29%)
- Zometa (126 people, 13.95%)
- Prednisone (123 people, 13.62%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (621 people, 68.77%)
- Diarrhea (326 people, 36.10%)
- Fever (284 people, 31.45%)
- Abdominal Pain (199 people, 22.04%)
- Headache (185 people, 20.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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