Review: could Minocycline hydrochloride cause Stool softener needs (Constipation)?
Summary: Stool softener needs is found among people who take Minocycline hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Norvasc, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. We study 1,502 people who have side effects while taking Minocycline hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Stool softener needs. Find out below who they are, when they have Stool softener needs and more.
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Minocycline hydrochloride has active ingredients of minocycline hydrochloride. It is often used in acne. (latest outcomes from 1,829 Minocycline hydrochloride users)
Stool softener needs
Stool softener needs has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 80,471 Stool softener needs patients)
On May, 22, 2015: 1,502 people reported to have side effects when taking Minocycline hydrochloride. Among them, 15 people (1.00%) have Stool Softener Needs.
Time on Minocycline hydrochloride when people have Stool softener needs * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Stool softener needs||25.00%||37.50%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.50% |
Gender of people who have Stool softener needs when taking Minocycline hydrochloride * :
|Stool softener needs||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Stool softener needs when taking Minocycline hydrochloride * :
|Stool softener needs||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||13.33%||6.67%||20.00%||20.00%||40.00% |
Severity of Stool softener needs when taking Minocycline hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Stool softener needs||0.00%||40.00%||60.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Stool softener needs ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Stool softener needs||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (3 people, 20.00%)
- Acne (2 people, 13.33%)
- Constipation (2 people, 13.33%)
- Anxiety (2 people, 13.33%)
- Depression (2 people, 13.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Norvasc (3 people, 20.00%)
- Actonel (3 people, 20.00%)
- Tacrolimus (3 people, 20.00%)
- Lasix (3 people, 20.00%)
- Lansoprazole (2 people, 13.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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