Review: could Aspirin cause Constipation?
Summary: Constipation is found among people who take Aspirin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 161,198 people who have side effects while taking Aspirin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,466 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Aspirin has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from 164,583 Aspirin users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 81,454 Constipation patients)
On Feb, 11, 2015: 161,169 people reported to have side effects when taking Aspirin. Among them, 3,466 people (2.15%) have Constipation.
Time on Aspirin when people have Constipation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Aspirin * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Aspirin ** :
|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 * :
- Multiple myeloma (387 people, 11.17%)
- Hypertension (346 people, 9.98%)
- Osteoporosis (322 people, 9.29%)
- Pain (257 people, 7.41%)
- Prophylaxis (207 people, 5.97%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (666 people, 19.22%)
- Lipitor (614 people, 17.71%)
- Lisinopril (536 people, 15.46%)
- Lasix (472 people, 13.62%)
- Plavix (413 people, 11.92%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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