Could Progesterone cause Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation is found among people who take Progesterone, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prozac, and have Depression . We study 4,700 people who have side effects while taking Progesterone from FDA. Among them, 87 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Progesterone has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in menopause. (latest outcomes from Progesterone 7,004 users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression (latest reports from 135,352 Constipation patients).
On Nov, 21, 2016
4,700 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone.
Among them, 87 people (1.85%) have Constipation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Progesterone when people have Constipation *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Progesterone *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Progesterone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.53 %
- 20-29: 15.19 %
- 30-39: 6.33 %
- 40-49: 22.78 %
- 50-59: 34.18 %
- 60+: 18.99 %
Severity of Constipation **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 0.0 %
- severe: 0.0 %
- most severe: 100 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prozac (11 people, 12.64%)
- Paxil (10 people, 11.49%)
- Prevacid (9 people, 10.34%)
- Celebrex (9 people, 10.34%)
- Estrace (8 people, 9.20%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Progesterone, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- Depression (14 people, 16.09%)
- Osteoporosis (8 people, 9.20%)
- Pain (6 people, 6.90%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Nausea (30 people, 34.48%)
- Fatigue (29 people, 33.33%)
- Weight Decreased (16 people, 18.39%)
- Stress And Anxiety (15 people, 17.24%)
- Depression (14 people, 16.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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