Review: could Buspar cause Abdominal pain?
Summary: Abdominal pain could be caused by Buspar, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take Neurontin, and have Anxiety.
We study 10,078 people who have side effects while taking Buspar from FDA and social media. Among them, 255 have Abdominal pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal pain and more.
On Apr, 14, 2014: 10,010 people reported to have side effects when taking Buspar. Among them, 368 people (3.68%) have Abdominal Pain. They amount to 0.06% of all the 615,395 people who have Abdominal Pain on eHealthMe.
Time on Buspar when people have Abdominal pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00%||28.57%||14.29%||42.86% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Buspar * :
|Abdominal pain||72.97%||27.03% |
Age of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Buspar * :
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||0.00%||4.00%||13.85%||16.92%||22.77%||18.46%||24.00% |
Severity of Abdominal pain when taking Buspar ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Abdominal pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||33.33%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (52 people, 14.13%)
- Pain (51 people, 13.86%)
- Depression (39 people, 10.60%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (20 people, 5.43%)
- Sleep disorder (18 people, 4.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (76 people, 20.65%)
- Ambien (71 people, 19.29%)
- Prilosec (68 people, 18.48%)
- Prozac (63 people, 17.12%)
- Oxycontin (58 people, 15.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Buspar (buspirone hydrochloride) is often used for stress and anxiety. Find out below the conditions Buspar is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (7 months ago):
Have constant pain in knees, feet, toes, hands, arms, neck and back. Cannot sleep because I wake up constantly with shooting pain in neck, feet, knees, including tingles and numbness. Left side is worse; includes some drooling and paralysis at times. History of colitis and recent IPIN neiplasms found in pancreas head, neck and tail with dilated bile ducts as well as dilated pancreatic ducts and swelling of gallbladder. Constant nausea, off/on vomiting, major pain in neck and back, as well as abdomen which has included constant pain in upper right and left rib cage area. Knee pain has increased dramatically, especially while sleeping (??). Migraine history severe; hospitalized many times and is constant. Hx of anemias, malnutrition, malabsorption, fecal incontinence, low mono#, low eosinophil, high Granulocyte and Gran %, low Vit C, Low Vit B6, Low Lymphycites, High Baso%, High Baso#, Low WBC, Low Transferrin, High Cardio CRP, Positive ANA, High GGT, abnormal fecal fat, hypoalbuminemia, low calcium (always), low anion gap, low protein...many labs always abnormal, could go on...always fatigued and in pain.
From this study (11 months ago):
I need to know the possible side effects, i am afraid of worsening stomach cramps, and want to prevent any possible weight gain
From this study (1 year ago):
Stopped taking Buspar. How long will it take for the stomach pains to subside?
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