Review: could Cardura cause Stool softener?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 14,954 people who take Cardura. Among them, 306 have Stool softener. See who they are, when they have Stool softener and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Cardura (latest outcomes from 15,095 users) has active ingredients of doxazosin mesylate. It is often used in enlarged prostate, high blood pressure. Commonly reported side effects of Cardura include weakness, hypotension, pain, fatigue, nausea.
Stool softener (latest reports from 491,854 patients) has been reported by people with pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Mar, 12, 2014: 14,954 people reported to have side effects when taking Cardura. Among them, 306 people (2.05%) have Stool Softener. They amount to 0.06% of all the 491,854 people who have Stool Softener.
Time on Cardura when people have Stool softener * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Stool softener||33.33%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Stool softener when taking Cardura * :
|Stool softener||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.41%||7.38%||15.98%||76.23% |
Severity of Stool softener when taking Cardura ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Stool softener||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Stool softener ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (36 people, 11.76%)
- Prostate cancer (35 people, 11.44%)
- Pain (31 people, 10.13%)
- Depression (17 people, 5.56%)
- Metastases to bone (17 people, 5.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (81 people, 26.47%)
- Lipitor (65 people, 21.24%)
- Vioxx (60 people, 19.61%)
- Zometa (48 people, 15.69%)
- Lasix (48 people, 15.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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