Review: could Tylenol cause Nausea and vomiting?
Summary: Nausea and vomiting could be caused by Tylenol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 52,984 people who have side effects while taking Tylenol from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,164 have Nausea and vomiting. Find out below who they are, when they have Nausea and vomiting and more.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 52,940 people reported to have side effects when taking Tylenol. Among them, 3,163 people (5.97%) have Nausea And Vomiting. They amount to 0.30% of all the 1,062,267 people who have Nausea And Vomiting on eHealthMe.
Time on Tylenol when people have Nausea and vomiting * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Nausea and vomiting||75.48%||14.90%||2.88%||0.96%||3.85%||0.96%||0.96% |
Gender of people who have Nausea and vomiting when taking Tylenol * :
|Nausea and vomiting||66.89%||33.11% |
Age of people who have Nausea and vomiting when taking Tylenol * :
|Nausea and vomiting||7.97%||11.52%||5.71%||7.04%||8.84%||11.31%||18.80%||28.81% |
Severity of Nausea and vomiting when taking Tylenol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Nausea and vomiting||0.00%||57.14%||42.86%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Nausea and vomiting ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Nausea and vomiting||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (434 people, 13.72%)
- Pyrexia (429 people, 13.56%)
- Headache (257 people, 8.13%)
- Hypertension (191 people, 6.04%)
- Arthritis (183 people, 5.79%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (531 people, 16.79%)
- Tylenol-500 (523 people, 16.53%)
- Extra strength tylenol (350 people, 11.07%)
- Benadryl (332 people, 10.50%)
- Zofran (321 people, 10.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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