Review: could Hiprex cause Constipation?


Constipation is reported only by a few people who take Hiprex. We study 316 people who have side effects while taking Hiprex from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.

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Hiprex has active ingredients of methenamine hippurate. It is often used in recurrent cystitis. (latest outcomes from Hiprex 336 users)


Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression (latest reports from 135,310 Constipation patients).

On Oct, 21, 2016

316 people reported to have side effects when taking Hiprex.
Among them, 4 people (1.27%) have Constipation

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Hiprex cause Constipation?

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Hiprex *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Hiprex *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Restrictive Pulmonary Disease (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Osteoporotic Fracture (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (1 person, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Valium (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Pepcid (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Lasix (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Coumadin (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Micro-K (1 person, 25.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Cardiac Failure Congestive (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Visual Impairment (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Vascular Dementia (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Atrial Flutter (1 person, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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