Could Progesterone cause Diarrhea - from FDA reports
Diarrhea is found among people who take Progesterone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Synthroid, and have Hormone replacement therapy . We study 4,700 people who have side effects while taking Progesterone from FDA. Among them, 118 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 Progesterone 7,002 users)
Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, pain (latest reports from 264,507 Diarrhea patients).
On Nov, 20, 2016
4,700 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone.
Among them, 118 people (2.51%) have Diarrhea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Progesterone when people have Diarrhea *:
- < 1 month: 60 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 20 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Progesterone *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Progesterone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 4.95 %
- 30-39: 10.89 %
- 40-49: 21.78 %
- 50-59: 24.75 %
- 60+: 37.62 %
Severity of Diarrhea **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 100 %
- severe: 0.0 %
- most severe: 0.0 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Synthroid (25 people, 21.19%)
- Prednisone (16 people, 13.56%)
- Xanax (15 people, 12.71%)
- Fosamax (15 people, 12.71%)
- Premarin (13 people, 11.02%)
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Potential co-existing conditions
- Stress And Anxiety (9 people, 7.63%)
- Sleep Disorder (7 people, 5.93%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (6 people, 5.08%)
- Migraine (6 people, 5.08%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Nausea (43 people, 36.44%)
- Weight Decreased (34 people, 28.81%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (29 people, 24.58%)
- Headache (27 people, 22.88%)
- Stress And Anxiety (26 people, 22.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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