Review: could Cimetidine cause Diarrhoea (Diarrhea)?
Summary: Diarrhoea is found among people who take Cimetidine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Dexamethasone, and have Pain.
We study 5,189 people who have side effects while taking Cimetidine from FDA and social media. Among them, 228 have Diarrhoea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhoea and more.
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Cimetidine has active ingredients of cimetidine. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 5,291 Cimetidine users)
Diarrhoea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, depression, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 170,840 Diarrhoea patients)
On Mar, 5, 2015: 5,189 people reported to have side effects when taking Cimetidine. Among them, 335 people (6.46%) have Diarrhoea.
Time on Cimetidine when people have Diarrhoea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Cimetidine * :
Age of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Cimetidine * :
Severity of Diarrhoea when taking Cimetidine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Diarrhoea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (51 people, 15.22%)
- Breast cancer (44 people, 13.13%)
- Ovarian cancer (26 people, 7.76%)
- Prophylaxis (25 people, 7.46%)
- Migraine (24 people, 7.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Dexamethasone (83 people, 24.78%)
- Carboplatin (73 people, 21.79%)
- Taxol (51 people, 15.22%)
- Benadryl (50 people, 14.93%)
- Paclitaxel (48 people, 14.33%)
* 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 drug interactions between Simvastatin, Losartan Potassium; Hydrochlorothiazide for a 49-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Diarrhoea Aggravated, Skin Discolouration, Runny Nose
- A study of drug interactions between Metformin, Victoza for a 35-year old woman with Diabetes. The patient has Dizziness, Nausea, Heart Palpitations, Breathing Difficulty, Chills, Diarrhea, Fatigue
- A study of side effects of Topamax for a 53-year old woman with Migraine. The patient has Diarrhea
- A study of side effects of Cyclogyl for a 52-year old woman with Eye Redness. The patient has Diarrhoea
- A study of drug interactions between Ditropan, Macrodantin for a 62-year old woman with Paraplegia, Urinary Tract Infection. The patient has Diarrhoea, Abdominal Cramps
Recent Cimetidine related drug comparison:
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