Fenofibrate and Constipation - from FDA reports


Summary

Constipation is found among people who take Fenofibrate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lipitor, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Fenofibrate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,814 people who have side effects when taking Fenofibrate from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

16,814 people reported to have side effects when taking Fenofibrate.
Among them, 319 people (1.9%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Fenofibrate cause Constipation?

Time on Fenofibrate when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 69.57 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 17.39 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.35 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.7 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Fenofibrate *:

  • female: 39.62 %
  • male: 60.38 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Fenofibrate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.78 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.39 %
  • 30-39: 4.26 %
  • 40-49: 7.36 %
  • 50-59: 25.97 %
  • 60+: 61.24 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (45 people, 14.11%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (32 people, 10.03%)
  • Depression (29 people, 9.09%)
  • Type 2 Diabetes (25 people, 7.84%)
  • Diabetes (25 people, 7.84%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor (48 people, 15.05%)
  • Simvastatin (43 people, 13.48%)
  • Fish Oil (40 people, 12.54%)
  • Ativan (38 people, 11.91%)
  • Aspirin (38 people, 11.91%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (98 people, 30.72%)
  • Nausea (82 people, 25.71%)
  • Weakness (77 people, 24.14%)
  • Pain (75 people, 23.51%)
  • Diarrhea (74 people, 23.20%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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