Review: could Atacand cause Diarrhoea (Diarrhea)?
Summary: Diarrhoea is found among people who take Atacand, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 14,901 people who have side effects while taking Atacand from FDA and social media. Among them, 572 have Diarrhoea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhoea and more.
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Atacand has active ingredients of candesartan cilexetil. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 15,228 Atacand users)
Diarrhoea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 170,866 Diarrhoea patients)
On Apr, 9, 2015: 14,901 people reported to have side effects when taking Atacand. Among them, 572 people (3.84%) have Diarrhoea.
Time on Atacand when people have Diarrhoea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Atacand * :
Age of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Atacand * :
Severity of Diarrhoea when taking Atacand ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Diarrhoea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (139 people, 24.30%)
- Pain (29 people, 5.07%)
- Atrial fibrillation (28 people, 4.90%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (27 people, 4.72%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (23 people, 4.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (94 people, 16.43%)
- Atacand hct (92 people, 16.08%)
- Lasix (54 people, 9.44%)
- Norvasc (53 people, 9.27%)
- Lipitor (52 people, 9.09%)
* 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:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Candesartan Cilexetil for a 68-year old man with Hypertension. The patient has Hair Loss
- A study of side effects of Prozac for a 19-year old girl with Generalised Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Diarrhea
- A study of side effects of Prednisone for a 22-year old woman with Inflammation. The patient has Weight Below Normal, Joint Pain, Diarrhea, Fatigue - Chronic, Rash Erythematous
- A study of side effects of Bactrim for a 35-year old woman with Infection - Ear. The patient has Diarrhea
- A study of drug interactions between Ibuprofen, Amlodipine Besylate, Nexium for a 55-year old woman with Pain, High Blood Pressure, Acid Reflux. The patient has Increased Thirst, Dry Skin, Diarrhea, Skin Rash, Hair Loss
Recent Atacand related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Candesartan Cilexetil, Ramipril for a 70-year old woman who has Atrial Fibrillation
- Comparions of Evista, Prednisone, Atacand for a 80-year old woman who has Osteoporosis Postmenopausal
- Comparions of Olmesartan Medoxomil, Telmisartan, Valsartan, Ramipril, Candesartan Cilexetil for a 55-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Benicar, Bystolic, Diovan, Candesartan Cilexetil, Telmisartan for a 49-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Mirtazapine, Acetylsalicylic Acid, Amlodipine, Candesartan Cilexetil, Bisoprolol Fumarate for a 56-year old man who has Heart Failure
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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