Could Buspar cause Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation is found among people who take Buspar, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prilosec, and have Pain . We study 12,046 people who have side effects while taking Buspar from FDA. Among them, 329 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Buspar has active ingredients of buspirone hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Buspar 13,634 users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 135,558 Constipation patients).
On Jan, 20, 2017
12,046 people reported to have side effects when taking Buspar.
Among them, 329 people (2.73%) have Constipation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Buspar when people have Constipation *:
- < 1 month: 66.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 33.33 %
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Buspar *:
- female: 69.04 %
- male: 30.96 %
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Buspar *:
- 0-1: 0.72 %
- 2-9: 0.72 %
- 10-19: 1.08 %
- 20-29: 3.94 %
- 30-39: 9.32 %
- 40-49: 29.03 %
- 50-59: 18.28 %
- 60+: 36.92 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (59 people, 17.93%)
- Stress And Anxiety (41 people, 12.46%)
- Depression (39 people, 11.85%)
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome (19 people, 5.78%)
- Osteoporosis (18 people, 5.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prilosec (90 people, 27.36%)
- Oxycontin (76 people, 23.10%)
- Zoloft (69 people, 20.97%)
- Albuterol (62 people, 18.84%)
- Vioxx (59 people, 17.93%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (120 people, 36.47%)
- Nausea (116 people, 35.26%)
- Depression (99 people, 30.09%)
- Pain (94 people, 28.57%)
- Weakness (91 people, 27.66%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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