Review: could Coq10 cause Constipation?
Summary: Constipation could be caused by Coq10, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Pain.
We study 1,484 people who have side effects while taking Coq10 from FDA and social media. Among them, 68 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 1,504 people reported to have side effects when taking Coq10. Among them, 69 people (4.59%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.01% of all the 504,689 people who have Constipation on eHealthMe.
Time on Coq10 when people have Constipation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Coq10 * :
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Coq10 * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Coq10 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Constipation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (27 people, 39.13%)
- Breast cancer (14 people, 20.29%)
- Metastases to bone (12 people, 17.39%)
- Anxiety (11 people, 15.94%)
- Depression (11 people, 15.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (43 people, 62.32%)
- Multi-vitamins (33 people, 47.83%)
- Calcium (33 people, 47.83%)
- Levaquin (32 people, 46.38%)
- Cytoxan (30 people, 43.48%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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