Could Lisinopril cause Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation is found among people who take Lisinopril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure . We study 160,676 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA. Among them, 3,018 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Lisinopril has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Lisinopril 170,983 users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 135,558 Constipation patients).
On Dec, 29, 2016
160,676 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril.
Among them, 3,018 people (1.88%) have Constipation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lisinopril when people have Constipation *:
- < 1 month: 16.39 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.75 %
- 6 - 12 months: 24.59 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.64 %
- 2 - 5 years: 27.87 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.56 %
- 10+ years: 8.2 %
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Lisinopril *:
- female: 53.15 %
- male: 46.85 %
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Lisinopril *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.13 %
- 10-19: 0.17 %
- 20-29: 0.89 %
- 30-39: 2.75 %
- 40-49: 9.04 %
- 50-59: 23.15 %
- 60+: 63.84 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (528 people, 17.50%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (248 people, 8.22%)
- Pain (228 people, 7.55%)
- Multiple Myeloma (217 people, 7.19%)
- Depression (161 people, 5.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (555 people, 18.39%)
- Zometa (454 people, 15.04%)
- Lasix (346 people, 11.46%)
- Lipitor (323 people, 10.70%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (288 people, 9.54%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (805 people, 26.67%)
- Fatigue (747 people, 24.75%)
- Diarrhea (679 people, 22.50%)
- Pain (676 people, 22.40%)
- Stress And Anxiety (615 people, 20.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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