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Review: could Meloxicam cause Diarrhoea (Diarrhea)?

Summary: Diarrhoea is found among people who take Meloxicam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 9,111 people who have side effects while taking Meloxicam from FDA and social media. Among them, 381 have Diarrhoea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhoea and more.

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Meloxicam

Meloxicam has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from 10,362 Meloxicam users)

Diarrhoea

Diarrhoea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 170,816 Diarrhoea patients)

On Feb, 19, 2015: 9,111 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam. Among them, 396 people (4.35%) have Diarrhoea.

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
Diarrhoea46.43%35.71%0.00%10.71%0.00%0.00%7.14%

Gender of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Meloxicam * :

FemaleMale
Diarrhoea68.89%31.11%

Age of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Meloxicam * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diarrhoea0.00%0.00%0.00%3.18%0.87%9.25%24.28%62.43%

Severity of Diarrhoea when taking Meloxicam ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Diarrhoea16.67%50.00%33.33%0.00%

How people recovered from Diarrhoea ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Diarrhoea0.00%25.00%75.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (57 people, 14.39%)
  2. Pain (40 people, 10.10%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (29 people, 7.32%)
  4. Hypertension (29 people, 7.32%)
  5. Arthritis (26 people, 6.57%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (76 people, 19.19%)
  2. Omeprazole (73 people, 18.43%)
  3. Folic acid (61 people, 15.40%)
  4. Ambien (57 people, 14.39%)
  5. Lisinopril (56 people, 14.14%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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