eHealthMe - What patients like me said? eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

What patients like me said?

More tools

Related topic: Lisinopril, Constipation

Review: could Lisinopril cause Constipation?

Summary: Constipation could be caused by Lisinopril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Aspirin, and have Hypertension.

We study 93,305 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,923 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.

How are my drugs for patients like me? On eHealthMe, you can research 300 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. All studies are personalized to gender and age. Start now, it's anonymous, simple & free >>>

Lisinopril

Lisinopril (latest outcomes from 98,719 users) has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Constipation

Constipation (latest reports from 506,453 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 14, 2014: 93,287 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 1,923 people (2.06%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.38% of all the 506,162 people who have Constipation on eHealthMe.

Trend of Constipation in Lisinopril reports

Time on Lisinopril when people have Constipation * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Constipation6.90%27.59%25.29%2.30%25.29%6.90%5.75%

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Lisinopril * :

FemaleMale
Constipation52.76%47.24%

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Lisinopril * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Constipation0.00%0.06%0.00%0.73%2.60%9.67%26.77%60.18%

Severity of Constipation when taking Lisinopril ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Constipation0.00%56.25%40.62%3.12%

How people recovered from Constipation ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Constipation0.00%7.69%92.31%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (295 people, 15.34%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (133 people, 6.92%)
  3. Pain (129 people, 6.71%)
  4. Depression (120 people, 6.24%)
  5. Osteoporosis (107 people, 5.56%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (619 people, 32.19%)
  2. Zometa (404 people, 21.01%)
  3. Lasix (270 people, 14.04%)
  4. Hydrochlorothiazide (267 people, 13.88%)
  5. Furosemide (258 people, 13.42%)

* 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.

You can also:

On eHealthMe, Lisinopril (lisinopril) is often used for high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions Lisinopril is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Lisinopril used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (4 weeks ago):

  • I just begsn tx for rs using safest meds possible but did not yolerste pills so we are doing injections once a week but since we started I developed abdom ook nal edema plus whole body especially feet which subsided ptior to msjor orgsn testing hestt kidney bloodwotk a nd liver ultra sound. Results were normsl all in but kidney workup. We are trying to get to third week of methotrexate tx becausr the last uri which my ra dr treated immediately with snyibiotics my ra pain seemed much better I just had abdominal swelling and pressure on lungs thrn and yhis time entire body swelled dr rulled out ra it was edrma order err d tests with bed rest feet up over weekend causing edema to go away prior to echo and ultra sound. Tests were normal so went to pulmonologist to get help breathing and they were sfraid to use antibiotics just like my primary dr brgore they know nothing about my ra drugs so how am I supposed to stop this from going inyo pneumonia?

    Reply

  • From this study (6 months ago):

  • Symptoms vary, but throat swelling has worsened. Each time medication is adjusted, symptoms increase. Overdose on Levothyroxine (double dosage) was severe enough to cause inability to walk barely a few steps, followed by diarrhea, stomach cramps and flu like symptoms that lasted a week or more.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • Noticed the Adipex gave me energy, my severe fatige was just about gone but began having headache which last longer then usual. However, after about a week of using adipex, the good effects, like energy the whole day tapers down and isn't as effective as when you 1st take it.

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Lisinopril, Constipation

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Metoprolol & lisinopril, vs. carvedilol, lisinopril and warfarin
    Lisinopril 25mg provokes horrific depression, despair, inability to navigate back to upbeat, creative state and fear for survival. Dizziness, crippling vertigo, etc every time I move from rest. Reducing dose to 2.5mg makes side effects tolerable, with no noticeable change in therapeutic effect. Car ...

  • Fibroids and prednizone
    I have asthma and about once a year it needs to be treated with prednisone. I am 55 years old and my periods had stopped until I started prednizone. I have very large fibroids and also had a embolization. Once I started taking prednisone my periods returned once I stop taking it my period stop ...

  • Trying to figure out my diagnosis . no doctor can figure it out
    I have been having these fainting spells since I was 12 .. It starts with lower abdominal pain followed by feeling light headed then I black out and my body shakes kind of like a seizure but last a few seconds then I come to ..then I feel nausea and also I have chills

More reviews for: Lisinopril, Constipation

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.

Related study

- Lisinopril side effects

 

Related symptom

- Constipation

 

 

Recent user comments

- "No physical symptoms of Pancreatitis for example pain ... " (19 minutes ago)

- "Of all the symptoms I have researched on this drug, s ... " (1 hour ago)

- "I have been experiencing sweating. My choleterol is ... " (5 hours ago)

- "I have trouble walking (pain) since I started taking ... " (5 hours ago)

- "Trying to find out if the drugs I've been taking have ... " (6 hours ago)

 

Tools

- Check symptoms
- Check drugs
- Compare drugs
- Ask a question
- Write a review
- Report a side effect

 

Popular searches

- Cerebrospinal Fluid Immunofixation
- Binge Drinking
- Lacquer
- Tinnitus
- Oxistat

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.