Review: could Progesterone cause Constipation?
We study 4,279 people who have side effects while taking Progesterone from FDA and social media. Among them, 84 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Progesterone (latest outcomes from 4,458 users) has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in hormone replacement therapy.
Constipation (latest reports from 509,014 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 4,274 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone. Among them, 86 people (2.01%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.02% of all the 509,885 people who have Constipation on eHealthMe.
Time on Progesterone when people have Constipation * :
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Age of people who have Constipation when taking Progesterone * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Progesterone ** :
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How people recovered from Constipation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (13 people, 15.12%)
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 8.14%)
- Pain (6 people, 6.98%)
- Menopause (4 people, 4.65%)
- Eye allergy (4 people, 4.65%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prozac (11 people, 12.79%)
- Celebrex (9 people, 10.47%)
- Diflucan (9 people, 10.47%)
- Paxil (9 people, 10.47%)
- Methylprednisolone (8 people, 9.30%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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