Review: could Lyrica cause Diarrhoea (Diarrhea)?
Summary: Diarrhoea is found among people who take Lyrica, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Fibromyalgia.
We study 64,396 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,930 have Diarrhoea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhoea and more.
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Lyrica has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia. (latest outcomes from 66,617 Lyrica users)
Diarrhoea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, depression, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 170,840 Diarrhoea patients)
On Mar, 2, 2015: 64,396 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica. Among them, 1,930 people (3.00%) have Diarrhoea.
Time on Lyrica when people have Diarrhoea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Lyrica * :
Age of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Lyrica * :
Severity of Diarrhoea when taking Lyrica ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Diarrhoea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Fibromyalgia (293 people, 15.18%)
- Pain (281 people, 14.56%)
- Neuralgia (229 people, 11.87%)
- Depression (228 people, 11.81%)
- Anxiety (187 people, 9.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (292 people, 15.13%)
- Neurontin (268 people, 13.89%)
- Ambien (248 people, 12.85%)
- Nexium (231 people, 11.97%)
- Cymbalta (225 people, 11.66%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Simvastatin, Losartan Potassium; Hydrochlorothiazide for a 49-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Diarrhoea Aggravated, Skin Discolouration, Runny Nose
- A study of side effects of Pregabalin for a 56-year old woman with Muscle Spasms. The patient has Sleep Disorder Due To General Medical Condition, Insomnia Type (conditions that prevent a person from getting restful sleep due to mental condition of not getting sleep)
- A study of side effects of Lyrica for a 33-year old woman with Neuropathy - Femoral Nerve. The patient has Cystic Acne (skin sac with seborrhoea (scaly red skin))
- A study of drug interactions between Metformin, Victoza for a 35-year old woman with Diabetes. The patient has Dizziness, Nausea, Heart Palpitations, Breathing Difficulty, Chills, Diarrhea, Fatigue
- A study of side effects of Topamax for a 53-year old woman with Migraine. The patient has Diarrhea
Recent Lyrica related drug comparison:
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