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Review: could Cardura cause Stool softener?

Summary: Stool softener could be caused by Cardura, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take Aspirin, and have Osteoporosis.

We study 14,940 people who have side effects while taking Cardura from FDA and social media. Among them, 306 have Stool softener. Find out below who they are, when they have Stool softener and more.

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Cardura

Cardura (latest outcomes from 15,095 users) has active ingredients of doxazosin mesylate. It is often used in enlarged prostate.

Stool softener

Stool softener (latest reports from 504,693 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 11, 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 502,987 people who have Stool Softener on eHealthMe.

Trend of Stool softener in Cardura reports

Time on Cardura when people have Stool softener * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Stool softener33.33%33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%0.00%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Stool softener0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.41%7.38%15.98%76.23%

Severity of Stool softener when taking Cardura ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Stool softener0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Stool softener ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (36 people, 11.76%)
  2. Prostate cancer (35 people, 11.44%)
  3. Pain (31 people, 10.13%)
  4. Depression (17 people, 5.56%)
  5. Metastases to bone (17 people, 5.56%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (81 people, 26.47%)
  2. Lipitor (65 people, 21.24%)
  3. Vioxx (60 people, 19.61%)
  4. Zometa (48 people, 15.69%)
  5. Lasix (48 people, 15.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Not really constipation - more difficult defecation. Two partial movements per day is typical. Frequent pain the in the lower abdomen and kidneys.

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