Review: could Celebrex cause Irritable bowel syndrome?
Summary: Irritable bowel syndrome is found among people who take Celebrex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vioxx, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 72,916 people who have side effects while taking Celebrex from FDA and social media. Among them, 204 have Irritable bowel syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Irritable bowel syndrome and more.
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Celebrex has active ingredients of celecoxib. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from 74,558 Celebrex users)
Irritable bowel syndrome
Irritable bowel syndrome has been reported by people with acne, osteoporosis, depression, osteopenia, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 15,696 Irritable bowel syndrome patients)
On Apr, 2, 2015: 72,911 people reported to have side effects when taking Celebrex. Among them, 210 people (0.29%) have Irritable Bowel Syndrome.
Time on Celebrex when people have Irritable bowel syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Irritable bowel syndrome||31.25%||18.75%||12.50%||18.75%||0.00%||18.75%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Irritable bowel syndrome when taking Celebrex * :
|Irritable bowel syndrome||73.97%||26.03% |
Age of people who have Irritable bowel syndrome when taking Celebrex * :
|Irritable bowel syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.63%||6.52%||23.37%||14.13%||54.35% |
Severity of Irritable bowel syndrome when taking Celebrex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Irritable bowel syndrome||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Irritable bowel syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (31 people, 14.76%)
- Prostate cancer (20 people, 9.52%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (20 people, 9.52%)
- Arthritis (19 people, 9.05%)
- Arthralgia (15 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (70 people, 33.33%)
- Zometa (61 people, 29.05%)
- Aspirin (59 people, 28.10%)
- Nexium (50 people, 23.81%)
- Cymbalta (41 people, 19.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Celebrex for a 64-year old man with Arthritis - Osteoarthritis. The patient has Stroke
- A study of drug interactions between Klonopin, Celebrex, Adderall 30, Norco for a 34-year old woman with Costochondritis, Inflammation, Adhd And Fatigue From Fibro Fibro Fog, Fibromyalgia. The patient has Fontanelles - Sunken, Painful Response To Normal Stimuli
- A study of side effects of Celebrex for a 42-year old woman with Degenerative Joint Disease. The patient has Back Pain - Low
- A study of drug interactions between Tramadol, Celebrex for a 65-year old woman with Arthritis - Osteoarthritis. The patient has Palpitations Aggravated, Dizziness Aggravated
- A study of drug interactions between Gabapentin, Celebrex for a 60-year old woman with Fibromyalgia, Spinal Column Stenosis. The patient has Weakness, Muscle Atrophy
Recent Celebrex related drug comparison:
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