Valtrex and Diarrhea - from FDA reports
Diarrhea is found among people who take Valtrex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhea with Valtrex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 20,581 people who have side effects when taking Valtrex from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Feb, 25, 2017
20,581 people reported to have side effects when taking Valtrex.
Among them, 969 people (4.71%) have Diarrhea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Valtrex when people have Diarrhea *:
- < 1 month: 82.64 %
- 1 - 6 months: 9.72 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.08 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.47 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.08 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Valtrex *:
- female: 65.61 %
- male: 34.39 %
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Valtrex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.75 %
- 10-19: 2.87 %
- 20-29: 5.24 %
- 30-39: 9.48 %
- 40-49: 12.84 %
- 50-59: 18.7 %
- 60+: 50.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (157 people, 16.20%)
- Herpes Zoster (98 people, 10.11%)
- High Blood Pressure (97 people, 10.01%)
- Pain (66 people, 6.81%)
- Preventive Health Care (65 people, 6.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (148 people, 15.27%)
- Lasix (139 people, 14.34%)
- Aspirin (110 people, 11.35%)
- Protonix (105 people, 10.84%)
- Ambien (105 people, 10.84%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (317 people, 32.71%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (256 people, 26.42%)
- Fatigue (243 people, 25.08%)
- Fever (211 people, 21.78%)
- Pain (178 people, 18.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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