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Review: could Tylenol cause Constipation?

Summary: Constipation is found among people who take Tylenol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain.

We study 53,036 people who have side effects while taking Tylenol from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,659 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.

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Tylenol

Tylenol (latest outcomes from 55,612 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain.

Trend of tylenol reports

Constipation

Constipation (latest reports from 80,049 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.

Trend of Constipation reports

On Nov, 12, 2014: 53,032 people reported to have side effects when taking Tylenol. Among them, 1,659 people (3.13%) have Constipation.

Trend of Constipation in Tylenol reports

Time on Tylenol when people have Constipation * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Constipation18.92%29.73%0.00%0.00%29.73%5.41%16.22%

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Tylenol * :

FemaleMale
Constipation64.96%35.04%

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Tylenol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Constipation0.20%1.09%1.09%2.44%6.31%18.52%19.95%50.41%

Severity of Constipation when taking Tylenol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Constipation0.00%44.44%33.33%22.22%

How people recovered from Constipation ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Constipation0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (257 people, 15.49%)
  2. Hypertension (103 people, 6.21%)
  3. Anxiety (96 people, 5.79%)
  4. Osteoporosis (88 people, 5.30%)
  5. Depression (87 people, 5.24%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (346 people, 20.86%)
  2. Aspirin (339 people, 20.43%)
  3. Tylenol-500 (308 people, 18.57%)
  4. Vioxx (258 people, 15.55%)
  5. Lasix (255 people, 15.37%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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