Review: could Midol cause Stomach upset (Nausea and vomiting)?
Summary: Stomach upset is found among people who take Midol, especially for people who are female, 10-19 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Tylenol, and have Dysmenorrhoea. We study 786 people who have side effects while taking Midol from FDA and social media. Among them, 78 have Stomach upset. Find out below who they are, when they have Stomach upset and more.
You are not alone: join a support group for people who take Midol and have Stomach upset >>>
Personalized health information: on eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 66 million people have used us. 200+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>
Midol has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in painful menstrual periods. (latest outcomes from 1,003 Midol users)
Stomach upset has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, type 2 diabetes, depression, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 142,502 Stomach upset patients)
On May, 11, 2015: 786 people reported to have side effects when taking Midol. Among them, 78 people (9.92%) have Stomach Upset.
Time on Midol when people have Stomach upset * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Stomach upset||93.33%||0.00%||0.00%||6.67%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Stomach upset when taking Midol * :
|Stomach upset||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Stomach upset when taking Midol * :
|Stomach upset||0.00%||0.00%||61.54%||20.51%||7.69%||10.26%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Stomach upset when taking Midol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Stomach upset||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Stomach upset ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Stomach upset||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Dysmenorrhoea (55 people, 70.51%)
- Contraception (5 people, 6.41%)
- Acne (5 people, 6.41%)
- Self injurious behaviour (4 people, 5.13%)
- Muscle spasms (3 people, 3.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tylenol (10 people, 12.82%)
- Allegra (10 people, 12.82%)
- Yasmin (7 people, 8.97%)
- Aleve (6 people, 7.69%)
- Yaz (4 people, 5.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Get connected: join our support group of midol and stomach upset on
Do you have Stomach Upset while taking Midol?
You are not alone! Join a support group on :
- support group for people who take Midol and have Stomach Upset
- support group for people who take Midol
- support group for people who have Stomach Upset
Recent conversations of related support groups:
Browse all Midol side effects:
Drugs that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):
More questions for: Midol, Stomach upset
You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):
- Pompholyx from tasigna
Red, itchy rash all over the palms of my hands since I started taking Tasigna over 4 months ago. Runs cycle of Rash, burning, stinging, ends with dry, peeling skin on palms. Suspect pompholyx, but has not been formally diagnosed as such yet.
- The dangers off fluoridation
I live in an area where the water has been fluoridated for approximately 55 years and have been treated for an underactive thyroid since 1978. I have also suffered from urge incontinence since 1967 and for 4 years have also had the symptoms of skeletal fluorosis although I have not been able to get ...
- Ibuprofen and esophageal stricture
After taking relatively high-doses of ibuprofen for many years, I developed an esophageal pain when swallowing large pills and experienced two unexplained events of esophageal spasm. A barium esophagram showed a stricture near the lower sphincter with a pencil-sized opening. Confirmed benign with ...
- Arm pain on both sides from xarelto and levaquin
Extreme pain in upper arms and forearms. Unable to lift anything of substance.
- Meloxicam and dialtizam taken together at same time.... (2 responses)
I also take ducosate and senokot....but it wud not take it....but my thing is that I take my tiazac (dialtazem) and my last of two...meloxicam...at night with ducosate...about 11 pm...at three am every night...I get this pain in my left chest...just below my breast....excruciating pain....last for h ...
More reviews for: Midol, Stomach upset
Comments from related studies:
From this study (1 year ago):
Had very high liver enzymes just days after taking Bactrim DS & Ibuprofen 800 mg together for 2 weeks. Had dark urine & vomiting while taking meds. Had gallbladder removed and had trouble with blood clotting after surgery. Needed several blood transfusions due to blood clotting issues. Now have on going diarrhea, weight loss, pain and lethargy.
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.