Could Lyrica cause Diarrhoea - from FDA reports
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 Cymbalta, and have Pain . We study 124,392 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA. Among them, 3,603 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 Lyrica 126,868 users)
Diarrhoea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, pain (latest reports from 264,507 Diarrhoea patients).
On Nov, 17, 2016
124,392 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica.
Among them, 3,603 people (2.9%) have Diarrhoea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lyrica when people have Diarrhoea *:
- < 1 month: 39.4 %
- 1 - 6 months: 28.05 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.42 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.92 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.57 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.78 %
- 10+ years: 0.86 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Lyrica *:
- female: 72.28 %
- male: 27.72 %
Age of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Lyrica *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.71 %
- 20-29: 1.96 %
- 30-39: 7.92 %
- 40-49: 16.69 %
- 50-59: 25.18 %
- 60+: 47.5 %
Severity of Diarrhoea **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 46.15 %
- severe: 42.31 %
- most severe: 11.54 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cymbalta (395 people, 10.96%)
- Lasix (298 people, 8.27%)
- Ambien (298 people, 8.27%)
- Nexium (282 people, 7.83%)
- Neurontin (282 people, 7.83%)
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Potential co-existing conditions
- High Blood Pressure (302 people, 8.38%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Nausea (1,167 people, 32.39%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (916 people, 25.42%)
- Pain (879 people, 24.40%)
- Fatigue (654 people, 18.15%)
- Stress And Anxiety (561 people, 15.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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