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 559 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, pain, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 139,328 Diarrhea patients)
On Jan, 29, 2015: 558 people reported to have side effects when taking Colcrys. Among them, 143 people (25.63%) 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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