Rapaflo and Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation is found among people who take Rapaflo, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Revlimid, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 1,714 people who have side effects while taking Rapaflo from FDA. Among them, 30 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Rapaflo has active ingredients of silodosin. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from Rapaflo 1,972 users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 135,633 Constipation patients).
On Feb, 24, 2017
1,714 people reported to have side effects when taking Rapaflo.
Among them, 30 people (1.75%) have Constipation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Rapaflo when people have Constipation *:
- < 1 month: 25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 75 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Rapaflo *:
- female: 3.45 %
- male: 96.55 %
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Rapaflo *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 18.18 %
- 60+: 81.82 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (12 people, 40.00%)
- Enlarged Prostate (5 people, 16.67%)
- Hypertonic Bladder (3 people, 10.00%)
- Diabetes (3 people, 10.00%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (3 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Revlimid (7 people, 23.33%)
- Velcade (4 people, 13.33%)
- Prilosec Otc (3 people, 10.00%)
- Keflex (3 people, 10.00%)
- Coumadin (3 people, 10.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Urinary Tract Infection (6 people, 20.00%)
- Fatigue (5 people, 16.67%)
- Stress And Anxiety (4 people, 13.33%)
- Oedema Peripheral (4 people, 13.33%)
- Anaemia (4 people, 13.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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