Review: could Effexor cause Bowel incontinence?
Summary: Bowel incontinence is reported only by a few people who take Effexor.
We study 52,333 people who have side effects while taking Effexor from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Bowel incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Bowel incontinence and more.
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Effexor has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 55,143 Effexor users)
Bowel incontinence (loss of regular control of the bowels) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 97 Bowel incontinence patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 52,318 people reported to have side effects when taking Effexor. Among them, 2 people (0.00%) have Bowel Incontinence.
Time on Effexor when people have Bowel incontinence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bowel incontinence||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Bowel incontinence when taking Effexor * :
|Bowel incontinence||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Bowel incontinence when taking Effexor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bowel incontinence||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Bowel incontinence ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Bowel incontinence||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Stress (1 people, 50.00%)
- Anxiety disorder (1 people, 50.00%)
- Birth control (1 people, 50.00%)
- Acid reflux (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Effexor xr (2 people, 100.00%)
- Remeron (1 people, 50.00%)
- Propranolol hydrochloride (1 people, 50.00%)
- Spironolactone (1 people, 50.00%)
- Safyral (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Effexor Xr for a 49-year old woman with Migraine. The patient has Indigestion
- A study of side effects of Effexor Xr for a 71-year old man with Depression - Elderly.
- A study of drug interactions between Macrobid, Effexor Xr, Metformin for a 58-year old woman with Urinary Tract Infection, Depression, Diabetes. The patient has Vomiting, Night Sweats, Urge Incontinence, Ear Congestion, Cough, Chest Ct, Scan Lymph Nodes
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