Review: could Geodon cause Constipation?
Summary: Constipation is found among people who take Geodon, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zyprexa, and have Bipolar disorder. We study 14,523 people who have side effects while taking Geodon from FDA and social media. Among them, 193 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Geodon has active ingredients of ziprasidone hydrochloride. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 15,148 Geodon users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 81,512 Constipation patients)
On May, 7, 2015: 14,523 people reported to have side effects when taking Geodon. Among them, 193 people (1.33%) have Constipation.
Time on Geodon when people have Constipation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Geodon * :
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Geodon * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Geodon ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Constipation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (71 people, 36.79%)
- Depression (69 people, 35.75%)
- Anxiety (44 people, 22.80%)
- Schizophrenia (30 people, 15.54%)
- Diabetes mellitus (29 people, 15.03%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zyprexa (53 people, 27.46%)
- Seroquel (49 people, 25.39%)
- Risperdal (49 people, 25.39%)
- Synthroid (42 people, 21.76%)
- Aspirin (40 people, 20.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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