Review: could Paxil cause Diarrhea?
We study 68,395 people who have side effects while taking Paxil from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,893 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more.
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Paxil (latest outcomes from 70,207 users) has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Diarrhea (latest reports from 1,108,356 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression.
On Jul, 15, 2014: 68,393 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil. Among them, 2,259 people (3.30%) have Diarrhea. They amount to 0.21% of all the 1,089,294 people who have Diarrhea on eHealthMe.
Time on Paxil when people have Diarrhea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Paxil * :
Severity of Diarrhea when taking Paxil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Diarrhea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (518 people, 22.93%)
- Anxiety (223 people, 9.87%)
- Pain (169 people, 7.48%)
- Hypertension (164 people, 7.26%)
- Multiple myeloma (114 people, 5.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (309 people, 13.68%)
- Zometa (303 people, 13.41%)
- Xanax (295 people, 13.06%)
- Paxil cr (266 people, 11.78%)
- Lasix (238 people, 10.54%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Steve on Jan, 6, 2013:
Why do you say no more Armour? ARMOUR IS READILY AVAILABLE FROM MANUFACTURER FOREST LABS. IT IS SAFE NATURAL and effective. Sounds like you are having an allergic reaction to the man made synthroid medication. Check out stop the thyroid madness Web site. Synthroid only has one hormone t4 that is supposed to be converted to t3. In many people it doesn't convert.
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