Review: could Ramipril cause Frequent bowel movements?
Summary: Frequent bowel movements could be caused by Ramipril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Hypertension.
We study 30,697 people who have side effects while taking Ramipril from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,249 have Frequent bowel movements. Find out below who they are, when they have Frequent bowel movements and more.
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Ramipril (latest outcomes from 31,757 users) has active ingredients of ramipril. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Frequent bowel movements
Frequent bowel movements (latest reports from 1,091,075 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 30,697 people reported to have side effects when taking Ramipril. Among them, 1,195 people (3.89%) have Frequent Bowel Movements. They amount to 0.11% of all the 1,093,865 people who have Frequent Bowel Movements on eHealthMe.
Time on Ramipril when people have Frequent bowel movements * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Frequent bowel movements||45.37%||16.67%||2.78%||4.63%||15.74%||12.96%||1.85% |
Gender of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Ramipril * :
|Frequent bowel movements||52.56%||47.44% |
Age of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Ramipril * :
|Frequent bowel movements||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.55%||1.00%||5.48%||17.26%||74.70% |
Severity of Frequent bowel movements when taking Ramipril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Frequent bowel movements||7.14%||42.86%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Frequent bowel movements ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Frequent bowel movements||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (292 people, 24.44%)
- Pain (88 people, 7.36%)
- Atrial fibrillation (73 people, 6.11%)
- Breast cancer (65 people, 5.44%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (61 people, 5.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (274 people, 22.93%)
- Furosemide (164 people, 13.72%)
- Simvastatin (148 people, 12.38%)
- Metformin hcl (138 people, 11.55%)
- Omeprazole (131 people, 10.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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