Review: could Dicyclomine hydrochloride cause Diarrhea?
Summary: Diarrhea is found among people who take Dicyclomine hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Neurontin, and have Pain.
We study 469 people who have side effects while taking Dicyclomine hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 36 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more.
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Dicyclomine hydrochloride has active ingredients of dicyclomine hydrochloride. It is often used in irritable bowel syndrome. (latest outcomes from 643 Dicyclomine hydrochloride users)
Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 139,244 Diarrhea patients)
On Dec, 29, 2014: 469 people reported to have side effects when taking Dicyclomine hydrochloride. Among them, 36 people (7.68%) have Diarrhea.
Time on Dicyclomine hydrochloride 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 Dicyclomine hydrochloride * :
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Dicyclomine hydrochloride * :
Severity of Diarrhea when taking Dicyclomine hydrochloride ** :
|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 * :
- Pain (11 people, 30.56%)
- Depression (6 people, 16.67%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (5 people, 13.89%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (4 people, 11.11%)
- Arthritis (3 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (9 people, 25.00%)
- Ibuprofen (9 people, 25.00%)
- Fosamax (8 people, 22.22%)
- Zelnorm (7 people, 19.44%)
- Aspirin (7 people, 19.44%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I also have a lot of fibroid cysts with one growing on my right ovary. My periods have become more severe, also.
I also had a colonoscopy a week ago to full out chron's & other IBD's. The test showed 2 perforations in my colon which causes me to get deathly ill resulting in a trip to the ER. I have asked several doctors if Topamax could be the cause of my stomach problems & they all said no. Do they not have access to the same info that I find about this necessary evil drug?!! It's obvious that my suffering from the debilitating side-effects of this migraine med is no longer worth it. But now what? I have literally became a 39 year old shut in! My stomach hurts all the time & the GI doc says that it's not from my stomach???!!! I wonder if he missed the part that I can't leave my house because I never know when my stomach is going to flare or that it's not normal to have blood constantly in the stool? At least I have an idea of what is causing all of this agony & I am hopeful to put the pieces of my life back together....sooner than later. I am not ready to be a shut in.
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I have been getting ill the past 6 months about every 2 weeks with the start of belching rotten eggs, then vomiting and loose diarrhea stools, just water. very difficult to control. have had a CT abdomen pelvis with showed some fat on my liver then yesterday had a upper and lower gi and was then ordered a clear liquid diet for 6 days until biospies are complete.
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