Review: could Azathioprine cause Loose stools?
We study 14,225 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 (latest outcomes from 14,414 users) has active ingredients of azathioprine sodium. It is often used in crohn's disease.
Loose stools (latest reports from 9,256 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 2, 2014: 14,221 people reported to have side effects when taking Azathioprine. Among them, 9 people (0.06%) have Loose Stools. They amount to 0.10% of all the 9,248 people who have Loose Stools on eHealthMe.
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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