Meclizine and Ibs - from FDA reports


Summary

Ibs is found among people who take Meclizine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lipitor, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Ibs with Meclizine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9,407 people who have side effects when taking Meclizine from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jul, 17, 2017

9,407 people reported to have side effects when taking Meclizine.
Among them, 37 people (0.39%) have Ibs


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Meclizine cause Ibs?

Time on Meclizine when people have Ibs *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Ibs when taking Meclizine *:

  • female: 86.11 %
  • male: 13.89 %

Age of people who have Ibs when taking Meclizine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 4.17 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 8.33 %
  • 40-49: 12.5 %
  • 50-59: 16.67 %
  • 60+: 58.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (8 people, 21.62%)
  • Osteoporosis (5 people, 13.51%)
  • Hypothyroidism (4 people, 10.81%)
  • High Blood Pressure (4 people, 10.81%)
  • Asthma (4 people, 10.81%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor (13 people, 35.14%)
  • Synthroid (10 people, 27.03%)
  • Nexium (10 people, 27.03%)
  • Premarin (9 people, 24.32%)
  • Aspirin (9 people, 24.32%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (16 people, 43.24%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (15 people, 40.54%)
  • Pain (13 people, 35.14%)
  • Constipation (13 people, 35.14%)
  • Urinary Tract Infection (12 people, 32.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Meclizine

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