Advil and Constipation - from FDA reports


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 Zometa, and have Multiple sclerosis. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Advil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 34,848 people who have side effects when taking Advil from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

34,848 people reported to have side effects when taking Advil.
Among them, 645 people (1.85%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Advil cause Constipation?

Time on Advil when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 86.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 10.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 3.33 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Advil *:

  • female: 67.89 %
  • male: 32.11 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Advil *:

  • 0-1: 0.79 %
  • 2-9: 1.19 %
  • 10-19: 3.96 %
  • 20-29: 3.17 %
  • 30-39: 11.09 %
  • 40-49: 15.84 %
  • 50-59: 20.2 %
  • 60+: 43.76 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Sclerosis (38 people, 5.89%)
  • Back Pain (37 people, 5.74%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (36 people, 5.58%)
  • Osteoarthritis (35 people, 5.43%)
  • High Blood Pressure (20 people, 3.10%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (70 people, 10.85%)
  • Tylenol (67 people, 10.39%)
  • Neurontin (54 people, 8.37%)
  • Vioxx (48 people, 7.44%)
  • Celebrex (48 people, 7.44%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (175 people, 27.13%)
  • Fatigue (161 people, 24.96%)
  • Weakness (123 people, 19.07%)
  • Diarrhea (119 people, 18.45%)
  • Back Pain (119 people, 18.45%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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