Review: Diarrhea in Calcium citrate
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 4, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Diarrhea by studying 1,102 people who take Calcium citrate. We analyze: the time on Calcium citrate when people have Diarrhea, age of these people, the severity of Diarrhea, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Calcium citrate. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Calcium citrate (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of calcium. It is used in osteopenia, osteoporosis, calcium deficiency, osteoporosis post-menopausal, bone density increased. Commonly reported side effects of Calcium citrate include fatigue, fatigue aggravated, nausea, fall, weakness.
Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 1,102 people reported to have side effects when taking Calcium citrate. Among them, 101 people (9.17%) have Diarrhea.
Time on Calcium citrate when people have Diarrhea * :
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Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Calcium citrate * :
Severity of Diarrhea when taking Calcium citrate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Diarrhea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (43 people, 42.57%)
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (29 people, 28.71%)
- Multiple myeloma (14 people, 13.86%)
- Thrombocytopenia (11 people, 10.89%)
- Product used for unknown indication (8 people, 7.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (46 people, 45.54%)
- Prednisone (42 people, 41.58%)
- Aredia (40 people, 39.60%)
- Prilosec (36 people, 35.64%)
- Protonix (35 people, 34.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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