Review: could Ortho evra cause Diarrhoea (Diarrhea)?
Summary: Diarrhoea is found among people who take Ortho evra, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zithromax, and have Birth control.
We study 26,823 people who have side effects while taking Ortho evra from FDA and social media. Among them, 230 have Diarrhoea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhoea and more.
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Ortho evra has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norelgestromin. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 26,901 Ortho evra users)
Diarrhoea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, depression, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 170,840 Diarrhoea patients)
On Mar, 6, 2015: 26,822 people reported to have side effects when taking Ortho evra. Among them, 230 people (0.86%) have Diarrhoea.
Time on Ortho evra when people have Diarrhoea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Ortho evra * :
Severity of Diarrhoea when taking Ortho evra ** :
How people recovered from Diarrhoea ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (114 people, 49.57%)
- Prophylaxis (4 people, 1.74%)
- Depression (3 people, 1.30%)
- Bipolar disorder (3 people, 1.30%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (2 people, 0.87%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zithromax (8 people, 3.48%)
- Nexium (5 people, 2.17%)
- Prevacid (5 people, 2.17%)
- Ambien (5 people, 2.17%)
- Paxil (4 people, 1.74%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Simvastatin, Losartan Potassium; Hydrochlorothiazide for a 49-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Diarrhoea Aggravated, Skin Discolouration, Runny Nose
- A study of drug interactions between Metformin, Victoza for a 35-year old woman with Diabetes. The patient has Dizziness, Nausea, Heart Palpitations, Breathing Difficulty, Chills, Diarrhea, Fatigue
- A study of side effects of Topamax for a 53-year old woman with Migraine. The patient has Diarrhea
- A study of side effects of Ortho Evra for a 35-year old woman with Birth Control. The patient has Tinea Versicolor (a condition characterized by a rash on the trunk and proximal extremities due to fungal infection)
- A study of side effects of Cyclogyl for a 52-year old woman with Eye Redness. The patient has Diarrhoea
Recent Ortho evra related drug comparison:
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