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Review: could Fosamax cause Abdominal pain?

Summary: Abdominal pain is found among people who take Fosamax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Alendronate sodium, and have Osteoporosis.

We study 69,904 people who have side effects while taking Fosamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,238 have Abdominal pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal pain and more.

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Fosamax

Fosamax has active ingredients of alendronate sodium. It is often used in osteoporosis. (latest outcomes from 70,349 Fosamax users)

Abdominal pain

Abdominal pain has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 107,259 Abdominal pain patients)

On Feb, 7, 2015: 69,903 people reported to have side effects when taking Fosamax. Among them, 2,238 people (3.20%) have Abdominal Pain.

Trend of Abdominal pain in Fosamax reports

Time on Fosamax when people have Abdominal pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Abdominal pain4.53%8.03%7.69%16.98%24.04%29.64%9.10%

Age of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Fosamax * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Abdominal pain0.00%0.00%1.40%1.23%3.59%14.36%26.78%52.65%

Severity of Abdominal pain when taking Fosamax ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Abdominal pain0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Abdominal pain ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (2,238 people, 100.00%)
  2. Osteopenia (1,119 people, 50.00%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (227 people, 10.14%)
  4. Hypertension (226 people, 10.10%)
  5. Hypothyroidism (166 people, 7.42%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Alendronate sodium (578 people, 25.83%)
  2. Fosamax plus d (418 people, 18.68%)
  3. Synthroid (416 people, 18.59%)
  4. Aspirin (407 people, 18.19%)
  5. Actonel (385 people, 17.20%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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