Review: could Advil cause Constipation?
Summary: Constipation is found among people who take Advil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Advil liqui-gels, and have Pain.
We study 21,443 people who have side effects while taking Advil from FDA and social media. Among them, 467 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Advil has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in headache. (latest outcomes from 22,825 Advil users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 81,475 Constipation patients)
On Mar, 15, 2015: 21,443 people reported to have side effects when taking Advil. Among them, 467 people (2.18%) have Constipation.
Time on Advil when people have Constipation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Advil * :
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Advil * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Advil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Constipation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (83 people, 17.77%)
- Back pain (32 people, 6.85%)
- Multiple sclerosis (23 people, 4.93%)
- Constipation (21 people, 4.50%)
- Multiple myeloma (20 people, 4.28%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Advil liqui-gels (95 people, 20.34%)
- Zometa (72 people, 15.42%)
- Vioxx (55 people, 11.78%)
- Ambien (52 people, 11.13%)
- Aspirin (50 people, 10.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Advil for a 54-year old woman with Headache. The patient has Anaphylactic Shock (severe and rapid and sometimes fatal hypersensitivity reaction to a substance)
- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Wellbutrin for a 63-year old woman with Thyroid Disorder, Depression. The patient has Constipation
- A study of drug interactions between Motrin, Hydroxyzine Pamoate, Zoloft for a 38-year old woman with Toothache, Anxiety, Depression. The patient has Skin Spots - Red
- A study of drug interactions between Suboxone, Celebrex, Clonidine for a 32-year old man with Drug Addiction, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Adhd. The patient has Constipation Aggravated
- A study of drug interactions between Advil, Ambien, Ponstel, Yasmin, Clonazepam, Adderall for a 28-year old woman with Inflammation, Insomnia, Menstrual Cramp Relief, Birth Control, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Add. The patient has Fatigue, Onycholysis
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