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Review: could Ramipril cause Frequent bowel movements (Diarrhea)?

Summary: Frequent bowel movements is found among people who take Ramipril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. We study 30,823 people who have side effects while taking Ramipril from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,197 have Frequent bowel movements. Find out below who they are, when they have Frequent bowel movements and more.

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Ramipril

Ramipril has active ingredients of ramipril. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 31,897 Ramipril users)

Frequent bowel movements

Frequent bowel movements has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 139,378 Frequent bowel movements patients)

On May, 17, 2015: 30,823 people reported to have side effects when taking Ramipril. Among them, 1,197 people (3.88%) have Frequent Bowel Movements.

Trend of Frequent bowel movements in Ramipril reports

Time on Ramipril when people have Frequent bowel movements * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Frequent bowel movements44.55%16.36%2.73%4.55%16.36%12.73%2.73%

Gender of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Ramipril * :

FemaleMale
Frequent bowel movements52.64%47.36%

Age of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Ramipril * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Frequent bowel movements0.00%0.00%0.00%1.55%1.00%5.65%17.23%74.57%

Severity of Frequent bowel movements when taking Ramipril ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Frequent bowel movements6.25%43.75%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Frequent bowel movements ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Frequent bowel movements0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (293 people, 24.48%)
  2. Pain (88 people, 7.35%)
  3. Atrial fibrillation (73 people, 6.10%)
  4. Breast cancer (65 people, 5.43%)
  5. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (61 people, 5.10%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (274 people, 22.89%)
  2. Furosemide (164 people, 13.70%)
  3. Simvastatin (149 people, 12.45%)
  4. Metformin hcl (138 people, 11.53%)
  5. Omeprazole (131 people, 10.94%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • had yellow unformed stool multiple times on multiple ,dizziness just did not feel well. much weakness also.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • Mrs Susan Spence on Dec, 9, 2011:

    WITHOUT YOUR HELP I WOULD NEVER HAVE KNOWN WHY I STARTED SLEEP WALKING AND ASHAMED TO SAY WET THE BED. I HAVE PSORIASIS ARTHRITIS AND WAS STARTED ON PLAQUENIL WHILST ALREADY TAKING A HIGH DOSE OF AMITRIPTYLINE. DURING SLEEP WALKING I FELL OVER AND CRACKED MY HEAD SERIOUSLY. WITHIN 48 HOURS OF WITHDRAWING MYSELF OFF PLAQUENIL I WAS BACK TO NORMAL. THANKYOU SO MUCH. I AM PASSING THIS ON TO THE HEALTH PROFESSIONALS THAT NEED TO KNOW.

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