Azor and Constipation - from FDA reports


Summary

Constipation is found among people who take Azor, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lasix, and have High blood pressure . We study 1,697 people who have side effects while taking Azor from FDA. Among them, 62 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.

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Azor

Azor has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate; olmesartan medoxomil. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Azor 1,997 users)

Constipation

Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 135,620 Constipation patients).

On Feb, 12, 2017

1,697 people reported to have side effects when taking Azor.
Among them, 62 people (3.65%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Azor cause Constipation?

Time on Azor when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 7.14 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 7.14 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 28.57 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.14 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Azor *:

  • female: 44.9 %
  • male: 55.1 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Azor *:

  • 0-1: 3.12 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 3.12 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 31.25 %
  • 60+: 62.5 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (26 people, 41.94%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (20 people, 32.26%)
  • Type 2 Diabetes (4 people, 6.45%)
  • Blood Glucose Increased (4 people, 6.45%)
  • Osteoporosis (2 people, 3.23%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (24 people, 38.71%)
  • Clonidine (23 people, 37.10%)
  • Diovan (22 people, 35.48%)
  • Prednisone (19 people, 30.65%)
  • Ativan (19 people, 30.65%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Diarrhea (27 people, 43.55%)
  • Weakness (23 people, 37.10%)
  • Dizziness (23 people, 37.10%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (22 people, 35.48%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (22 people, 35.48%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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