Buspar and Diarrhea - from FDA reports
Diarrhea is found among people who take Buspar, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Zoloft, and have Stress and anxiety. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhea with Buspar. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,046 people who have side effects when taking Buspar from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 09, 2017
12,046 people reported to have side effects when taking Buspar.
Among them, 420 people (3.49%) have Diarrhea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Buspar when people have Diarrhea *:
- < 1 month: 20 %
- 1 - 6 months: 40 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 40 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Buspar *:
- female: 70.22 %
- male: 29.78 %
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Buspar *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.22 %
- 10-19: 2.44 %
- 20-29: 9.15 %
- 30-39: 6.1 %
- 40-49: 23.78 %
- 50-59: 29.27 %
- 60+: 28.05 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (85 people, 20.24%)
- Pain (72 people, 17.14%)
- Depression (67 people, 15.95%)
- High Blood Pressure (25 people, 5.95%)
- Migraine (24 people, 5.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zoloft (79 people, 18.81%)
- Xanax (54 people, 12.86%)
- Lipitor (54 people, 12.86%)
- Wellbutrin (51 people, 12.14%)
- Prilosec (51 people, 12.14%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (147 people, 35.00%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (146 people, 34.76%)
- Stress And Anxiety (116 people, 27.62%)
- Fatigue (105 people, 25.00%)
- Abdominal Pain (98 people, 23.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Diarrhea when taking Buspar?
Buspar has active ingredients of buspirone hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Buspar 13,669 users)
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