Review: could Montelukast cause Constipation?
We study 3,042 people who have side effects while taking Montelukast from FDA and social media. Among them, 68 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Montelukast sodium (latest outcomes from 3,156 users) has active ingredients of montelukast sodium. It is often used in asthma.
Constipation (latest reports from 509,304 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 3,041 people reported to have side effects when taking Montelukast sodium. Among them, 68 people (2.24%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.01% of all the 509,187 people who have Constipation on eHealthMe.
Time on Montelukast sodium when people have Constipation * :
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Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Montelukast sodium * :
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Montelukast sodium * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Montelukast sodium ** :
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How people recovered from Constipation ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (29 people, 42.65%)
- Asthma (19 people, 27.94%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (16 people, 23.53%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (14 people, 20.59%)
- Sleep disorder (10 people, 14.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Chantix (31 people, 45.59%)
- Ambien (19 people, 27.94%)
- Synthroid (19 people, 27.94%)
- Spiriva (18 people, 26.47%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (17 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 years ago):
Constipation with no dietary changes. Constipation continued after increasing fruit and liquid intake.
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