Review: could Geodon cause Constipation?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 22, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 14,435 people who take Geodon. Among them, 185 have Constipation. See who they are, when they have Constipation and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Geodon (latest outcomes from 14,687 users) has active ingredients of ziprasidone hydrochloride. It is often used in bipolar disorder, bipolar i disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Geodon include diabetes, type 2 diabetes, weight increased, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol.
Constipation (latest reports from 491,193 patients) has been reported by people with pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Feb, 18, 2014: 14,030 people reported to have side effects when taking Geodon. Among them, 185 people (1.32%) have Constipation.
Time on Geodon when people have Constipation * :
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Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Geodon * :
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Geodon * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Geodon ** :
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How people recovered from Constipation ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (71 people, 38.38%)
- Depression (69 people, 37.30%)
- Anxiety (44 people, 23.78%)
- Diabetes mellitus (29 people, 15.68%)
- Hypertension (26 people, 14.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zyprexa (51 people, 27.57%)
- Risperdal (49 people, 26.49%)
- Seroquel (48 people, 25.95%)
- Synthroid (42 people, 22.70%)
- Depakote (39 people, 21.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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