Review: could Cardura cause Stool Softener?


Stool softener is found among people who take Cardura, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lipitor, and have Hypertension . We study 15,005 people who have side effects while taking Cardura from FDA and social media. Among them, 265 have Stool softener. Find out below who they are, when they have Stool softener and more.

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Cardura has active ingredients of doxazosin mesylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Cardura 15,491 users)

Stool Softener

Stool softener has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, drug ineffective, abdominal pain, diarrhea, pneumonia (latest reports from 87,995 Stool softener patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

15,005 people reported to have side effects when taking Cardura.
Among them, 265 people (1.77%) have Stool Softener

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cardura cause Stool softener?

Time on Cardura when people have Stool Softener *:

  • < 1 month: 50 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 50 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Stool Softener when taking Cardura *:

  • female: 32.56 %
  • male: 67.44 %

Age of people who have Stool Softener when taking Cardura *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.47 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.47 %
  • 40-49: 8.88 %
  • 50-59: 17.29 %
  • 60+: 72.9 %

Severity if Stool Softener when taking Cardura **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (15 people)
  • Pain (14 people)
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (11 people)
  • Arthritis (9 people)
  • Neuropathy Peripheral (8 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor (44 people)
  • Lasix (40 people)
  • Norvasc (38 people)
  • Neurontin (33 people)
  • Vioxx (32 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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