Advil and Diarrhea - from FDA reports
Diarrhea 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 Tylenol, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhea with Advil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 33,652 people who have side effects when taking Advil from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 08, 2017
33,652 people reported to have side effects when taking Advil.
Among them, 1,212 people (3.6%) have Diarrhea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Advil when people have Diarrhea *:
- < 1 month: 70.53 %
- 1 - 6 months: 5.26 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.16 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 9.47 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 11.58 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Advil *:
- female: 72.11 %
- male: 27.89 %
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Advil *:
- 0-1: 1.17 %
- 2-9: 1.7 %
- 10-19: 4.37 %
- 20-29: 4.37 %
- 30-39: 10.44 %
- 40-49: 16.51 %
- 50-59: 23.96 %
- 60+: 37.49 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (162 people, 13.37%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (84 people, 6.93%)
- High Blood Pressure (80 people, 6.60%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (56 people, 4.62%)
- Headache (46 people, 3.80%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tylenol (149 people, 12.29%)
- Zometa (84 people, 6.93%)
- Ambien (84 people, 6.93%)
- Lipitor (77 people, 6.35%)
- Celebrex (76 people, 6.27%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (365 people, 30.12%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (280 people, 23.10%)
- Fatigue (238 people, 19.64%)
- Headache (221 people, 18.23%)
- Abdominal Pain (194 people, 16.01%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Diarrhea when taking Advil?
Advil has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Advil 35,521 users)
Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, pain (latest reports from 288,194 Diarrhea patients).
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