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Review: could Fludrocortisone acetate cause Constipation?

Summary: Constipation could be caused by Fludrocortisone acetate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Amoxicillin, and have Anxiety.

We study 1,008 people who have side effects while taking Fludrocortisone acetate from FDA and social media. Among them, 27 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.

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Fludrocortisone acetate

Fludrocortisone acetate (latest outcomes from 1,068 users) has active ingredients of fludrocortisone acetate. It is often used in hypotension.

Constipation

Constipation (latest reports from 506,453 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 14, 2014: 1,008 people reported to have side effects when taking Fludrocortisone acetate. Among them, 27 people (2.68%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.01% of all the 506,118 people who have Constipation on eHealthMe.

Trend of Constipation in Fludrocortisone acetate reports

Time on Fludrocortisone acetate when people have Constipation * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Constipation0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Fludrocortisone acetate * :

FemaleMale
Constipation62.96%37.04%

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Fludrocortisone acetate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Constipation0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%11.11%33.33%55.56%

Severity of Constipation when taking Fludrocortisone acetate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Constipation0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

How people recovered from Constipation ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Anxiety (8 people, 29.63%)
  2. Metastases to bone (7 people, 25.93%)
  3. Type 1 diabetes mellitus (5 people, 18.52%)
  4. Neoplasm malignant (5 people, 18.52%)
  5. Orthostatic hypotension (3 people, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Amoxicillin (13 people, 48.15%)
  2. Flexeril (13 people, 48.15%)
  3. Florinef (13 people, 48.15%)
  4. Avelox (13 people, 48.15%)
  5. Phenergan (12 people, 44.44%)

* 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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