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 has active ingredients of alendronate sodium. It is often used in osteoporosis. (latest outcomes from 70,351 Fosamax users)
Abdominal pain has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 107,282 Abdominal pain patients)
On Mar, 11, 2015: 69,904 people reported to have side effects when taking Fosamax. Among them, 2,238 people (3.20%) have Abdominal Pain.
Time on Fosamax when people have Abdominal pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal pain||4.53%||8.03%||7.69%||16.98%||24.04%||29.64%||9.10% |
Age of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Fosamax * :
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||0.00%||1.40%||1.23%||3.59%||14.36%||26.78%||52.65% |
Severity of Abdominal pain when taking Fosamax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Abdominal pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (2,238 people, 100.00%)
- Osteopenia (1,119 people, 50.00%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (227 people, 10.14%)
- Hypertension (226 people, 10.10%)
- Hypothyroidism (166 people, 7.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Alendronate sodium (578 people, 25.83%)
- Fosamax plus d (418 people, 18.68%)
- Synthroid (416 people, 18.59%)
- Aspirin (407 people, 18.19%)
- Actonel (385 people, 17.20%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Folic Acid, Methotrexate, Enbrel for a 51-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Nausea, Abdominal Pain
- A study of side effects of Seroquel Xr for a 41-year old woman with Bipolar Ii Disorder. The patient has Sleepy, Abdominal Pain, Headache (pain in head)
- A study of side effects of Wellbutrin for a 34-year old woman with Depression. The patient has Stomach Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Ditropan, Macrodantin for a 62-year old woman with Paraplegia, Urinary Tract Infection. The patient has Diarrhoea, Abdominal Cramps
- A study of side effects of Paracetamol for a 25-year old woman with Headache. The patient has Stomach Pain, Burping (noisily release air from the stomach through the mouth), Acne (skin problems that cause pimples), Headache (pain in head)
Recent Fosamax related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Alendronate Sodium, Risedronate Sodium, Ibandronate Sodium for a 74-year old woman who has Osteoporosis Post-menopausal
- Comparions of Ibandronate Sodium, Alendronate Sodium, Risedronate Sodium, Actonel for a 72-year old woman who has Osteoporosis
- Comparions of Boniva, Fosamax Plus D, Fosamax, Prolia for a 63-year old woman who has Osteoporosis Post-menopausal
- Comparions of Actonel, Fosamax, Prolia, Forteo for a 71-year old woman who has Vertebral Compression Fractures
- Comparions of Fosamax, Xgeva for a 46-year old woman who has Osteoporotic Fracture
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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