Review: could Fosamax cause Colitis?
This is a review of Colitis by studying 69,848 people who take Fosamax. We analyze: the time on Fosamax when people have Colitis, age of these people, the severity of Colitis, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Fosamax. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Fosamax (latest outcomes from 70,314 users) has active ingredients of alendronate sodium. It is often used in osteoporosis, osteopenia. Commonly reported side effects of Fosamax include femur fracture, aseptic necrosis, fall, anxiety aggravated, high blood pressure.
Colitis (inflammation of colon) (latest reports from 80,838 patients) has been reported by people with acne, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 26, 2014: 66,251 people reported to have side effects when taking Fosamax. Among them, 419 people (0.63%) have Colitis.
Time on Fosamax when people have Colitis * :
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Age of people who have Colitis when taking Fosamax * :
Severity of Colitis when taking Fosamax ** :
How people recovered from Colitis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (419 people, 100.00%)
- Osteopenia (334 people, 79.71%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (102 people, 24.34%)
- Hypertension (93 people, 22.20%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (88 people, 21.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Alendronate sodium (204 people, 48.69%)
- Fosamax plus d (199 people, 47.49%)
- [therapy unspecified] (193 people, 46.06%)
- Prilosec (157 people, 37.47%)
- Lasix (124 people, 29.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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