Review: could Forteo cause Frequent bowel movements?
We study 56,569 people who have side effects while taking Forteo from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,620 have Frequent bowel movements. Find out below who they are, when they have Frequent bowel movements and more.
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Forteo (latest outcomes from 56,671 users) has active ingredients of teriparatide recombinant human. It is often used in osteoporosis.
Frequent bowel movements
Frequent bowel movements (latest reports from 1,107,127 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression.
On Jul, 16, 2014: 56,569 people reported to have side effects when taking Forteo. Among them, 1,620 people (2.86%) have Frequent Bowel Movements. They amount to 0.15% of all the 1,094,206 people who have Frequent Bowel Movements on eHealthMe.
Time on Forteo when people have Frequent bowel movements * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Frequent bowel movements||38.93%||33.33%||14.93%||11.73%||1.07%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Forteo * :
|Frequent bowel movements||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.18%||2.29%||10.16%||87.38% |
Severity of Frequent bowel movements when taking Forteo ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Frequent bowel movements||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Frequent bowel movements ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (1,620 people, 100.00%)
- Pain (164 people, 10.12%)
- Blood pressure (84 people, 5.19%)
- Asthma (44 people, 2.72%)
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (43 people, 2.65%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d (669 people, 41.30%)
- Aspirin (438 people, 27.04%)
- Multi-vitamin (302 people, 18.64%)
- Calcium (264 people, 16.30%)
- Nexium (262 people, 16.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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