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 9,016 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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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.
Time on Meloxicam when people have Diarrhoea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Meloxicam * :
Age of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Meloxicam * :
Severity of Diarrhoea when taking Meloxicam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Diarrhoea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (57 people, 14.47%)
- Pain (39 people, 9.90%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (29 people, 7.36%)
- Hypertension (28 people, 7.11%)
- Arthritis (26 people, 6.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (75 people, 19.04%)
- Omeprazole (73 people, 18.53%)
- Folic acid (60 people, 15.23%)
- Ambien (57 people, 14.47%)
- Lisinopril (56 people, 14.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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