Could Carvedilol cause Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation is found among people who take Carvedilol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure . We study 36,044 people who have side effects while taking Carvedilol from FDA. Among them, 502 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Carvedilol has active ingredients of carvedilol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Carvedilol 37,466 users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 135,548 Constipation patients).
On Jan, 08, 2017
36,044 people reported to have side effects when taking Carvedilol.
Among them, 502 people (1.39%) have Constipation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Carvedilol when people have Constipation *:
- < 1 month: 31.25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 31.25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 12.5 %
- 1 - 2 years: 18.75 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.25 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Carvedilol *:
- female: 46.09 %
- male: 53.91 %
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Carvedilol *:
- 0-1: 0.52 %
- 2-9: 0.52 %
- 10-19: 0.26 %
- 20-29: 0.26 %
- 30-39: 2.07 %
- 40-49: 4.65 %
- 50-59: 15.5 %
- 60+: 76.23 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (77 people, 15.34%)
- Cardiac Disorder (37 people, 7.37%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (36 people, 7.17%)
- Pain (33 people, 6.57%)
- Multiple Myeloma (30 people, 5.98%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (125 people, 24.90%)
- Lisinopril (96 people, 19.12%)
- Furosemide (87 people, 17.33%)
- Lasix (78 people, 15.54%)
- Plavix (65 people, 12.95%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diarrhea (110 people, 21.91%)
- Nausea (109 people, 21.71%)
- Fatigue (91 people, 18.13%)
- Breathing Difficulty (88 people, 17.53%)
- Chest Pain (87 people, 17.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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