Review: could Doxepin cause Constipation?
Summary: Constipation could be caused by Doxepin, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Alprazolam, and have Anxiety.
We study 479 people who have side effects while taking Doxepin from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Doxepin hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 751 users) has active ingredients of doxepin hydrochloride. It is often used in insomnia.
Constipation (latest reports from 506,385 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 423 people reported to have side effects when taking Doxepin hydrochloride. Among them, 14 people (3.31%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.00% of all the 506,024 people who have Constipation on eHealthMe.
Time on Doxepin hydrochloride 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 Doxepin hydrochloride * :
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Doxepin hydrochloride * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Doxepin hydrochloride ** :
|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 * :
- Anxiety (9 people, 64.29%)
- Nausea (8 people, 57.14%)
- Spasmodic dysphonia (1 people, 7.14%)
- Sleep aid (1 people, 7.14%)
- Spasm of the esophagus (1 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Alprazolam (9 people, 64.29%)
- Carbamazepine (9 people, 64.29%)
- Clonidine (9 people, 64.29%)
- Diazepam (8 people, 57.14%)
- Caffeine citrate (8 people, 57.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have stopped using this drug as it has cause me a lot of problems as stated above and the Pharmaceutical drug company knew about my effects they just don't care or they would make better drugs with less side effects idiot scientist.
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