Review: could Colcrys cause Diarrhea?
Summary: Diarrhea is found among people who take Colcrys, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Gout.
We study 562 people who have side effects while taking Colcrys from FDA and social media. Among them, 143 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more.
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Colcrys has active ingredients of colchicine. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from 603 Colcrys users)
Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, depression, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 139,351 Diarrhea patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 562 people reported to have side effects when taking Colcrys. Among them, 143 people (25.44%) have Diarrhea.
Time on Colcrys when people have Diarrhea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Colcrys * :
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Colcrys * :
Severity of Diarrhea when taking Colcrys ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Diarrhea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gout (97 people, 67.83%)
- Hypertension (39 people, 27.27%)
- Familial mediterranean fever (22 people, 15.38%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (13 people, 9.09%)
- Hypothyroidism (7 people, 4.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (20 people, 13.99%)
- Allopurinol (18 people, 12.59%)
- Uloric (12 people, 8.39%)
- Furosemide (9 people, 6.29%)
- Lisinopril (9 people, 6.29%)
* 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:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Colchicine for a 21-year old woman with Ulcer - Aphthous. The patient has Ureteritis (inflammation of the ureter)
- A study of drug interactions between Tamiflu, Albuterol Sulfate And Ipratropium Bromide, Nitrostat, Ondansetron, Oxycodone, Actemra, Nasonex, Spiriva, Victoza, Arava, Diovan Hct, Lipitor, Ranexa, Lantus Solostar, Wellbutrin Xl, Tricor, Carvedilol, Plavix, Xarelto for a 71-year old woman with Influenza B, Copd, Angina, Nausea And Vomiting, Pain, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Rhinitis, Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control, Hypertension, Hyperlipidemia, Diabetes Mellitus, Stop Smoking, Blood Clots. The patient has Shortness Of Breath, Neuropathy, Tinnitus, Loss Of Coordination, Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness, Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness, Weight Loss, Appetite - Decreased, Diarrhea, Nausea And Vomiting
- A study of side effects of Cellcept for a 21-year old woman with Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura. The patient has Chills (felling of cold), Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness, Sweating - Excessive (abnormally increased sweating), Fever, Sleepiness (excess sleeping), Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (feeling of tiredness), Diarrhoea, Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
- A study of side effects of Magnesium for a 59-year old woman with Hypomagnesemia. The patient has Diarrhea
- 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
Recent Colcrys related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Metformin, Ceftazidime, Furosemide, Colchicine, Gliclazide for a 57-year old man who has Parapneumonic Pulmonary Effusion
- Comparions of Hydrochlorothiazide, Colchicine for a 60-year old man who has Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema
- Comparions of Thalomid, Mesalamine, Colchicine, Remicade for a 26-year old man who has Behcet's Syndrome
- Comparions of Colchicine, Dapsone for a 21-year old man who has Dermatitis - Allergic
- Comparions of Metoprolol Tartrate And Hydrochlorothiazide, Plavix, Isosorbide Mononitrate, Colchicine for a 78-year old man who has Gouty Arthritis - Acute
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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