Review: could Oxybutynin chloride cause Constipation?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 25, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 2,633 people who take Oxybutynin chloride. Among them, 85 have Constipation. See who they are, when they have Constipation and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Oxybutynin chloride (latest outcomes from 2,776 users) has active ingredients of oxybutynin chloride. It is often used in urge incontinence, urinary incontinence. Commonly reported side effects of Oxybutynin chloride include fall, weakness, pain, pain exacerbated, nausea.
Constipation (latest reports from 493,142 patients) has been reported by people with pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 2,559 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxybutynin chloride. Among them, 85 people (3.32%) have Constipation.
Time on Oxybutynin chloride when people have Constipation * :
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Age of people who have Constipation when taking Oxybutynin chloride * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Oxybutynin chloride ** :
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How people recovered from Constipation ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (10 people, 11.76%)
- Multiple sclerosis (8 people, 9.41%)
- Nausea (7 people, 8.24%)
- Urinary incontinence (6 people, 7.06%)
- Multiple myeloma (5 people, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Gabapentin (20 people, 23.53%)
- Aspirin (20 people, 23.53%)
- Atenolol (18 people, 21.18%)
- Omeprazole (17 people, 20.00%)
- Folic acid (15 people, 17.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have used docusate sodium stool softener, and it hasn't helped. I hate to think I will have to take laxatives the rest of my life. I used to go daily. I was taking lortab, and xanax before, and they were changed to clonazepam, and norco. After I was put on the meloxicam, oxybutynin, xanax, and lortab is when the problem started, but even then I could go every other day while taking docusate calcium. By the way, your system does not recognize docusate calcium.
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