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Review: could Probiotic cause Frequent bowel movements (Diarrhea)?

Summary: Frequent bowel movements is found among people who take Probiotic, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Humira, and have Crohn's disease. We study 665 people who have side effects while taking Probiotic from FDA and social media. Among them, 61 have Frequent bowel movements. Find out below who they are, when they have Frequent bowel movements and more.

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Probiotic

Probiotic has active ingredients of bacillus coagulans. It is often used in irritable bowel syndrome. (latest outcomes from 733 Probiotic users)

Frequent bowel movements

Frequent bowel movements has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 139,378 Frequent bowel movements patients)

On May, 6, 2015: 664 people reported to have side effects when taking Probiotic. Among them, 61 people (9.19%) have Frequent Bowel Movements.

Trend of Frequent bowel movements in Probiotic reports

Time on Probiotic when people have Frequent bowel movements * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Frequent bowel movements0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Probiotic * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Frequent bowel movements0.00%0.00%3.39%5.08%13.56%11.86%22.03%44.07%

Severity of Frequent bowel movements when taking Probiotic ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Frequent bowel movements0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Frequent bowel movements ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Frequent bowel movements0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Crohn's disease (17 people, 27.87%)
  2. Depression (9 people, 14.75%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (7 people, 11.48%)
  4. Diarrhoea (6 people, 9.84%)
  5. Multiple myeloma (5 people, 8.20%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Humira (21 people, 34.43%)
  2. Aspirin (12 people, 19.67%)
  3. Multi-vitamin (11 people, 18.03%)
  4. Vitamin d (10 people, 16.39%)
  5. Imodium (8 people, 13.11%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (6 days ago):

  • After having a tooth pulled, that evening I became violently ill, started with upset stomach, then chills, then throwing up and diarrhea, simultainiously. Went on and off for 2, 3 hours. Next day I was weak and stomach was very sensitive but no more throwing up, etc.. I thought I had caught a 24 hr. stomach virus because it went away, then I had a tooth filled,
    same thing, not quite as bad as but still bad. I assume the dentist used novacain for deading of the area.

    Reply

  • From this study (6 days ago):

  • Feel dependent to take nightly so can go daily

    Reply

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • I have been taking crestor for a little over two months now. A large pimple on the side of my nostril popped and now will not stop bleeding profusely, I have used Ice in a cloth, pressure, ointment, tissue, cold water, for past three hours and still bleeding now.

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