Review: could Progesterone cause Diarrhea?
Summary: Diarrhea is found among people who take Progesterone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Synthroid, and have Stress and anxiety.
We study 4,311 people who have side effects while taking Progesterone from FDA and social media. Among them, 91 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more.
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Progesterone has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in menopause. (latest outcomes from 4,493 Progesterone users)
Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, depression, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 139,351 Diarrhea patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 4,310 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone. Among them, 91 people (2.11%) have Diarrhea.
Time on Progesterone 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 Progesterone * :
Severity of Diarrhea when taking Progesterone ** :
|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 * :
- Anxiety (8 people, 8.79%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (7 people, 7.69%)
- Leukaemia (6 people, 6.59%)
- Sleep disorder (6 people, 6.59%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (6 people, 6.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Synthroid (22 people, 24.18%)
- Vitamin e (16 people, 17.58%)
- Prednisone (16 people, 17.58%)
- Aspirin (14 people, 15.38%)
- Fosamax (13 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Metformin, Victoza for a 35-year old woman with Diabetes. The patient has Dizziness, Nausea, Heart Palpitations, Breathing Difficulty, Chills, Diarrhea, Fatigue
- A study of side effects of Topamax for a 53-year old woman with Migraine. The patient has Diarrhea
- A study of side effects of Cyclogyl for a 52-year old woman with Eye Redness. The patient has Diarrhoea
- A study of drug interactions between Ditropan, Macrodantin for a 62-year old woman with Paraplegia, Urinary Tract Infection. The patient has Diarrhoea, Abdominal Cramps
- A study of side effects of Lantus for a 75-year old woman with Diabetes Mellitus. The patient has Diarrhea, Diarrhea Associated With Medications, Novolog
Recent Progesterone related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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