Carafate and Stomach upset - from FDA reports
Stomach upset 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 Zofran, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Stomach upset with Carafate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 7,459 people who have side effects when taking Carafate from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
7,459 people reported to have side effects when taking Carafate.
Among them, 643 people (8.62%) have Stomach upset
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Carafate when people have Stomach upset *:
- < 1 month: 80 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Stomach upset when taking Carafate *:
- female: 70.77 %
- male: 29.23 %
Age of people who have Stomach upset when taking Carafate *:
- 0-1: 0.18 %
- 2-9: 1.85 %
- 10-19: 4.8 %
- 20-29: 6.64 %
- 30-39: 10.89 %
- 40-49: 15.13 %
- 50-59: 26.57 %
- 60+: 33.95 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (61 people, 9.49%)
- Nausea (48 people, 7.47%)
- Osteoporosis (37 people, 5.75%)
- High Blood Pressure (33 people, 5.13%)
- Depression (32 people, 4.98%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zofran (161 people, 25.04%)
- Prilosec (125 people, 19.44%)
- Protonix (123 people, 19.13%)
- Nexium (119 people, 18.51%)
- Ativan (95 people, 14.77%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (410 people, 63.76%)
- Diarrhea (223 people, 34.68%)
- Fever (160 people, 24.88%)
- Weakness (148 people, 23.02%)
- Pain (142 people, 22.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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