Review: could Imodium a-d cause Fatigue?
Summary: Fatigue is found among people who take Imodium a-d, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Tetracycline, and have Diarrhea.
We study 1,383 people who have side effects while taking Imodium a-d from FDA and social media. Among them, 63 have Fatigue. Find out below who they are, when they have Fatigue and more.
You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Imodium a-d and have Fatigue >>>
Imodium a-d has active ingredients of loperamide hydrochloride. It is often used in diarrhea. (latest outcomes from 1,471 Imodium a-d users)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 200,846 Fatigue patients)
On Feb, 26, 2015: 1,383 people reported to have side effects when taking Imodium a-d. Among them, 63 people (4.56%) have Fatigue.
Time on Imodium a-d when people have Fatigue * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Imodium a-d * :
Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Imodium a-d * :
Severity of Fatigue when taking Imodium a-d ** :
How people recovered from Fatigue ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diarrhoea (17 people, 26.98%)
- Pain (15 people, 23.81%)
- Infection (11 people, 17.46%)
- Acne (11 people, 17.46%)
- Sinobronchitis (11 people, 17.46%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tetracycline (18 people, 28.57%)
- Bactrim (16 people, 25.40%)
- Flexeril (15 people, 23.81%)
- Zithromax (15 people, 23.81%)
- Oxycodone hcl (14 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Get connected: join our support group of Imodium a-d and fatigue on
Do you have Fatigue while taking Imodium A-d?
You are not alone! Join a mobile support group on :
- support group for people who take Imodium a-d and have Fatigue
- support group for people who take Imodium a-d
- support group for people who have Fatigue
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Prozac for a 50-year old woman with PMS. The patient has Weight Gain, Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
- A study of side effects of Tegretol for a 46-year old woman with Trigeminal Neuralgia. The patient has Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (feeling of tiredness)
- A study of side effects of Xarelto for a 43-year old woman with DVT. The patient has Bloating (feeling of tightness around abdomen), Tiredness (feeling of tiredness), Weight Gain, Meningorrhagia (bleeding from cerebral or spinal membranes)
- A study of side effects of Levothyroxine Sodium for a 28-year old woman with Hypothyroidism. The patient has Change In Appetite, Mood Swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood), Change In Mentrual Cycle, Headache (pain in head), Fatigue (feeling of tiredness), Anxiety
- A study of drug interactions between Levaquin, Floxin for a 58-year old man with Pneumonia. The patient has Gait Disturbance, Fatigue, Not Breathing, Cataract, Peripheral Neuropathy, Bedridden, Pain, Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
Recent Imodium a-d related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Acetazolamide, Dimenhydrinate, Loperamide Hydrochloride for a 27-year old man who has Altitude Sickness
- Comparions of Imodium, Lomotil for a 93-year old woman who has Diarrhea,immediately, After Mostly Dinner,I, ,
- Comparions of Bupropion Hydrochloride, Benzphetamine Hydrochloride, Belviq, Phentermine for a 45-year old woman who has Weight Loss
- Comparions of Loperamide Hydrochloride, Lialda for a 31-year old man who has Crohn's Disease
- Comparions of Imodium, Lamotrigine for a 48-year old woman who has Seizures
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.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.