Nucynta and Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation is found among people who take Nucynta, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lyrica, and have Pain . We study 3,693 people who have side effects while taking Nucynta from FDA. Among them, 61 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
Nucynta has active ingredients of tapentadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Nucynta 4,093 users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 135,620 Constipation patients).
On Feb, 05, 2017
3,693 people reported to have side effects when taking Nucynta.
Among them, 61 people (1.65%) have Constipation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Nucynta when people have Constipation *:
- < 1 month: 57.14 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.29 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Nucynta *:
- female: 63.16 %
- male: 36.84 %
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Nucynta *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 3.12 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 12.5 %
- 40-49: 25.0 %
- 50-59: 18.75 %
- 60+: 40.62 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (32 people, 52.46%)
- Back Pain (8 people, 13.11%)
- Multiple Allergies (5 people, 8.20%)
- Sleep Disorder (4 people, 6.56%)
- Diabetes (4 people, 6.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (9 people, 14.75%)
- Zofran (8 people, 13.11%)
- Miralax (7 people, 11.48%)
- Klonopin (6 people, 9.84%)
- Flexeril (6 people, 9.84%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (21 people, 34.43%)
- Fatigue (12 people, 19.67%)
- Drug Ineffective (11 people, 18.03%)
- Diarrhea (10 people, 16.39%)
- Stress And Anxiety (9 people, 14.75%)
* 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.
Do you have Constipation when taking Nucynta?
Browse all side effects of Nucyntaa b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with ConstipationConstipation
Could your condition cause ConstipationConstipation
Can you answer these questions?
I have not found any way to relieve the constipation brought on by desipramine. it forces me to lower my dose and accept the lowering of my mood and mental state. has anyone else had a similar problem and found a solution?
My 6 yo has had constipation issues since she was an infant. She is on a daily dose of miralax that keeps her pretty regular, but since the Intuniv she is backing up. We had spill over all weekend and finally dosed her with an enema on Sunday. It seemed to work but now Tuesday it looks like ...
Hi, I took Nucynta for three days, and my eyelids swelled really big, and my eyes turned red and were extremely painful and itchy. I went to the eye doctor, who said the outer layer of my eyes were damaged. I had to take ocular antibiotics and other medicines for my eyes. It's been about six ...
You may be interested in these reviews
I am ready to STOP taking lialda.. i was diagnosed with UC 15 years ago. Every now and then Dr would put me on lialda. I never felt it did anything for me except constipate me.. Any one else get EXTREME body pain.?
Hello to all, quick question. I have been taking Nucynta for about there months for moderate to severe back pain. Starting one week ago I began having panic attacks (severe) 10 or 15 minutes after taking one pill (75mg). They are Not Extended relief. I could really use some advice. It ...
I'm a male age 85. I started taking Finasteride in January, 2016 and 8 1/2 months later I started to experience severe constipation which I am still dealing with. My GI Dr. tried very hard to find a physical reason for my constipation by having me undergo an X-ray, CT Scan and Ultrasound of my ...