Review: could Meclizine cause Blood in stool?
Summary: Blood in stool is found among people who take Meclizine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Valium, and have Constipation.
We study 5,365 people who have side effects while taking Meclizine from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Blood in stool. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood in stool and more.
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Meclizine has active ingredients of meclizine hydrochloride. It is often used in dizziness. (latest outcomes from 5,834 Meclizine users)
Blood in stool
Blood in stool has been reported by people with irritable bowel syndrome, ill-defined disorder, depression, weight loss, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 3,189 Blood in stool patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 5,365 people reported to have side effects when taking Meclizine. Among them, 11 people (0.21%) have Blood In Stool.
Time on Meclizine when people have Blood in stool * :
Gender of people who have Blood in stool when taking Meclizine * :
|Blood in stool||60.00%||40.00% |
Age of people who have Blood in stool when taking Meclizine * :
|Blood in stool||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||22.22%||0.00%||77.78% |
Severity of Blood in stool when taking Meclizine ** :
How people recovered from Blood in stool ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Constipation (2 people, 18.18%)
- Asthma (1 people, 9.09%)
- Hypothyroidism (1 people, 9.09%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 9.09%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (1 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Valium (4 people, 36.36%)
- Coumadin (3 people, 27.27%)
- Zelnorm (2 people, 18.18%)
- Furosemide (2 people, 18.18%)
- Potassium chloride (2 people, 18.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Can meclizine cause insomnia once and sleepiness the next time
I took Meclizine one night (as advised by pharmacist; she said it causes drowsiness), after experiencing my first attack of vertigo. It kept me awake almost all night. A couple weeks later, as I was getting ready for a special school event for my daughter, I thought another vertigo attack was coming on. Since the Meclizine didn't make me sleepy the first time but instead had the opposite effect, I thought it would be ok to take it (this was an evening event with a meal). After eating, I began to get very sleepy and my face almost fell in my plate.
- Alprazolam & amoxicillin
Have Diverticulitis from having Diverticulosis. Have had high blood pressure for
about 4 years and it is controlled with the Norvasc & Clonidine. Enlarged prostate is controlled with Flomax & Avodart. Meclizine is for vertigo, take 2 25mg per day, 1 Am & 1 PM. Take 1 Norvasc AM & 1 Flomax PM.
- Why would doctor prescribe meclizine when otc med available? stronger?
Gastric bypass. After years found should not be prescribed extended release medications-- they do not work because stomach (duodenum) releases enzymes and acids to release XR. Suffer from GAD, MAD, PTSD, ADHD, Insomnia. I've driven away my best friend-- I'm tired of life-- alone.
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My husband went to see the doc yesterday for ear pain and the doc put him on 2 diff meds and now he has hallucinations
- How to treat vertigo?
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Sometimes when I use the bathroom I would find fresh blood that would come out along with my stool. It's usually comes out on the stool. Today there was one stool that I made and it the blood came out on the whole stool but just one side of it.
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