Review: could Azathioprine cause Loose stools?
Summary: Loose stools is found among people who take Azathioprine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Prednisone, and have Heart transplant.
We study 14,250 people who have side effects while taking Azathioprine from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Loose stools. Find out below who they are, when they have Loose stools and more.
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Azathioprine has active ingredients of azathioprine sodium. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from 14,444 Azathioprine users)
Loose stools has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 2,346 Loose stools patients)
On Feb, 22, 2015: 14,250 people reported to have side effects when taking Azathioprine. Among them, 9 people (0.06%) have Loose Stools.
Time on Azathioprine when people have Loose stools * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loose stools||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Loose stools when taking Azathioprine * :
|Loose stools||63.64%||36.36% |
Age of people who have Loose stools when taking Azathioprine * :
|Loose stools||0.00%||11.11%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.11%||11.11%||66.67% |
Severity of Loose stools when taking Azathioprine ** :
How people recovered from Loose stools ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Heart transplant (1 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone (7 people, 77.78%)
- Neoral (5 people, 55.56%)
- Dapsone (4 people, 44.44%)
- Procardia (4 people, 44.44%)
- Zovirax (4 people, 44.44%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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