Review: could Rapaflo cause Constipation?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 1, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 703 people who take Rapaflo. Among them, 12 have Constipation. See who they are, when they have Constipation and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Rapaflo (latest outcomes from 920 users) has active ingredients of silodosin. It is often used in enlarged prostate, urinary retention. Commonly reported side effects of Rapaflo include dizziness, dizziness aggravated, retrograde ejaculation, diarrhea, nasal congestion.
Constipation (latest reports from 491,429 patients) has been reported by people with pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Feb, 15, 2014: 698 people reported to have side effects when taking Rapaflo. Among them, 10 people (1.43%) have Constipation.
Time on Rapaflo when people have Constipation * :
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Age of people who have Constipation when taking Rapaflo * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Rapaflo ** :
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How people recovered from Constipation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia (4 people, 40.00%)
- Vertigo positional (2 people, 20.00%)
- Neuritis (2 people, 20.00%)
- Herpes zoster (2 people, 20.00%)
- Calculus ureteric (2 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d (3 people, 30.00%)
- Percocet (3 people, 30.00%)
- Lidocaine ointment (2 people, 20.00%)
- Singulair (2 people, 20.00%)
- Lyrica (2 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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