Tylenol and Constipation - from FDA reports


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. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Tylenol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 87,254 people who have side effects when taking Tylenol from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 06, 2017

87,254 people reported to have side effects when taking Tylenol.
Among them, 2,585 people (2.96%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tylenol cause Constipation?

Time on Tylenol when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 32.61 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 34.78 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 2.17 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 21.74 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 8.7 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Tylenol *:

  • female: 65.23 %
  • male: 34.77 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Tylenol *:

  • 0-1: 0.49 %
  • 2-9: 1.12 %
  • 10-19: 1.61 %
  • 20-29: 2.74 %
  • 30-39: 5.23 %
  • 40-49: 15.45 %
  • 50-59: 18.68 %
  • 60+: 54.57 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (416 people, 16.09%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (159 people, 6.15%)
  • High Blood Pressure (140 people, 5.42%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (135 people, 5.22%)
  • Depression (116 people, 4.49%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (429 people, 16.60%)
  • Lasix (345 people, 13.35%)
  • Zofran (291 people, 11.26%)
  • Ambien (286 people, 11.06%)
  • Aredia (263 people, 10.17%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (871 people, 33.69%)
  • Nausea (868 people, 33.58%)
  • Pain (739 people, 28.59%)
  • Weakness (674 people, 26.07%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (643 people, 24.87%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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