Review: could Fenofibrate cause Constipation?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 8,818 people who take Fenofibrate. Among them, 135 have Constipation. See who they are, when they have Constipation and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Fenofibrate (latest outcomes from 8,463 users) has active ingredients of fenofibrate. It is often used in high blood cholesterol, hypertriglyceridaemia. Commonly reported side effects of Fenofibrate include renal failure acute, weakness, nausea aggravated, nausea, fever.
Constipation (latest reports from 491,229 patients) has been reported by people with pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 8,818 people reported to have side effects when taking Fenofibrate. Among them, 135 people (1.53%) have Constipation.
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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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