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Review: could Meloxicam cause Diarrhoea?

Summary: Diarrhoea could be caused by Meloxicam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 9,018 people who have side effects while taking Meloxicam from FDA and social media. Among them, 379 have Diarrhoea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhoea and more.

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Meloxicam

Meloxicam (latest outcomes from 10,257 users) has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis.

Diarrhoea

Diarrhoea (latest reports from 1,088,760 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression.

On Apr, 12, 2014: 9,016 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam. Among them, 394 people (4.37%) have Diarrhoea. They amount to 0.04% of all the 1,093,678 people who have Diarrhoea on eHealthMe.

Trend of Diarrhoea in Meloxicam reports

Time on Meloxicam when people have Diarrhoea * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Diarrhoea50.00%38.46%0.00%7.69%0.00%0.00%3.85%

Gender of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Meloxicam * :

FemaleMale
Diarrhoea68.99%31.01%

Age of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Meloxicam * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diarrhoea0.00%0.00%0.00%3.20%0.87%9.01%24.13%62.79%

Severity of Diarrhoea when taking Meloxicam ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Diarrhoea25.00%25.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Diarrhoea ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Diarrhoea0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (57 people, 14.47%)
  2. Pain (39 people, 9.90%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (29 people, 7.36%)
  4. Hypertension (28 people, 7.11%)
  5. Arthritis (26 people, 6.60%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (75 people, 19.04%)
  2. Omeprazole (73 people, 18.53%)
  3. Folic acid (60 people, 15.23%)
  4. Ambien (57 people, 14.47%)
  5. Lisinopril (56 people, 14.21%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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