Review: could Imodium cause Loose stools?
We study 9,689 people who have side effects while taking Imodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Loose stools. Find out below who they are, when they have Loose stools and more.
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Imodium (latest outcomes from 10,166 users) has active ingredients of loperamide hydrochloride. It is often used in diarrhea.
Loose stools (latest reports from 9,256 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 9,688 people reported to have side effects when taking Imodium. Among them, 13 people (0.13%) have Loose Stools. They amount to 0.14% of all the 9,252 people who have Loose Stools on eHealthMe.
Time on Imodium when people have Loose stools * :
Gender of people who have Loose stools when taking Imodium * :
|Loose stools||86.67%||13.33% |
Age of people who have Loose stools when taking Imodium * :
|Loose stools||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||13.33%||13.33%||6.67%||66.67% |
Severity of Loose stools when taking Imodium ** :
How people recovered from Loose stools ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pulmonary hypertension (3 people, 23.08%)
- Growth hormone deficiency (2 people, 15.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (5 people, 38.46%)
- Ambien (4 people, 30.77%)
- Digoxin (4 people, 30.77%)
- Prevacid (4 people, 30.77%)
- Fosamax (3 people, 23.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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