Review: could Fenofibrate cause Constipation?
Summary: Constipation is found among people who take Fenofibrate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 8,849 people who have side effects while taking Fenofibrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 135 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Fenofibrate has active ingredients of fenofibrate. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 9,146 Fenofibrate users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 81,475 Constipation patients)
On Mar, 28, 2015: 8,849 people reported to have side effects when taking Fenofibrate. Among them, 135 people (1.53%) have Constipation.
Time on Fenofibrate 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 Fenofibrate * :
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Fenofibrate * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Fenofibrate ** :
|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 * :
- Depression (27 people, 20.00%)
- Anxiety (21 people, 15.56%)
- Back pain (20 people, 14.81%)
- Restless legs syndrome (20 people, 14.81%)
- Thyroid disorder (19 people, 14.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (49 people, 36.30%)
- Restoril (43 people, 31.85%)
- Neurontin (40 people, 29.63%)
- Wellbutrin (38 people, 28.15%)
- Lisinopril (36 people, 26.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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Recent Fenofibrate related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Lovaza, Fenofibrate for a 48-year old man who has High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides
- Comparions of Lipitor, Tricor for a 52-year old man who has Deficiency - Niacin
- Comparions of Magnesium Chloride, Meclizine Hydrochloride, , Tricor, Adderall 30 for a 66-year old woman who has ADHD
- Comparions of Aspirin, Cialis, Tamsulosin, Zetia, Tricor for a 56-year old man who has High Blood Cholesterol
- Comparions of Simvastatin, Fenofibrate for a 69-year old man who has High Blood Cholesterol
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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