Diverticulitis is found among people who take Imodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease . We study 12,910 people who have side effects while taking Imodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 69 have Diverticulitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Diverticulitis and more.
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Imodium has active ingredients of loperamide hydrochloride. It is often used in diarrhea. (latest outcomes from Imodium 17,551 users)
Diverticulitis (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the bowel wall) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 14,661 Diverticulitis patients).
On Oct, 23, 2016
12,910 people reported to have side effects when taking Imodium.
Among them, 69 people (0.53%) have Diverticulitis
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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After takibg modem in high doses for approximately 6 months for microscopic colitis, as recommended by my gastro Dr, I experienced significant depersonalization which was very disturbibg to me. My longtime psychiatrist who treats me for a mood disorder determined that this depersonalization was biochemical/ due to Imodium. My stopping Immodium resulted in this depersonalization 2 stop even so this experience was extremely dramatizing to me
Is anyone else here a longtime opiate addict who is now abusing large doses of Loperamide / immodium to avoid withdrawals? Ive completely lost control- am taking so much im having noticeable side effects- am seeking anyone else in similar situation.
After takibg modem in high doses for approximately 6 months for microscopic colitis, as recommended by my gastro Dr, I experienced significant depersonalization which was very disturbibg to me. My longtime psychiatrist who treats me for a mood disorder determined that this depersonalization ...
Get off of Benicar! It almost killed my huband. Diverticulitis, pulmonary imbolism,joint pain, swelling, hair loss,malnutritioned from constant diarrhea. Lost 80 pounds in 4 months. Hospitalized for 6 weeks...he was a walking skeleton. He got down to 124 pounds before getting off Benicar.
Hello, I am a 60 year old white female who has been having pain on my lower left side today. It started after I ate lunch and had a chicken breast on rye bread that had caraway seeds. I feel a vibrating feeling, too. I have had this sensation maybe three times before this over the years. ...
Hi. I've battled opiate addiction for many years (I'm 67), from codeine to methadone to suboxone. Now I am thinking about trying Vivitrol, but knowing me, I don't believe I could make it for 7-10 days clean before getting the injection. I sometimes take loperamide (Immodium) if I can't ...
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