Carafate and Abdominal pain - from FDA reports


Summary

Abdominal pain is found among people who take Carafate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Protonix, and have Pain . We study 6,624 people who have side effects while taking Carafate from FDA. Among them, 410 have Abdominal pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal pain and more.

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Carafate

Carafate has active ingredients of sucralfate. It is often used in gastric ulcer. (latest outcomes from Carafate 6,926 users)

Abdominal Pain

Abdominal pain has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain (latest reports from 125,955 Abdominal pain patients).

On Jan, 19, 2017

6,624 people reported to have side effects when taking Carafate.
Among them, 410 people (6.19%) have Abdominal Pain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Carafate cause Abdominal pain?

Time on Carafate when people have Abdominal Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.33 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Abdominal Pain when taking Carafate *:

  • female: 76.37 %
  • male: 23.63 %

Age of people who have Abdominal Pain when taking Carafate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.11 %
  • 10-19: 4.72 %
  • 20-29: 8.61 %
  • 30-39: 16.94 %
  • 40-49: 10.83 %
  • 50-59: 24.72 %
  • 60+: 33.06 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (49 people, 11.95%)
  • Crohn's Disease (42 people, 10.24%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (37 people, 9.02%)
  • Osteoporosis (34 people, 8.29%)
  • High Blood Pressure (31 people, 7.56%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Protonix (113 people, 27.56%)
  • Zofran (109 people, 26.59%)
  • Prilosec (101 people, 24.63%)
  • Nexium (95 people, 23.17%)
  • Prevacid (74 people, 18.05%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (184 people, 44.88%)
  • Diarrhea (144 people, 35.12%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (137 people, 33.41%)
  • Pain (121 people, 29.51%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (116 people, 28.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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