Review: could Voltaren cause Constipation?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 25, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 19,555 people who take Voltaren. Among them, 261 have Constipation. See who they are, when they have Constipation and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Voltaren (latest outcomes from 20,060 users) has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium. It is often used in arthritis, pain relief by acupuncture. Commonly reported side effects of Voltaren include fever, nausea, rashes, hypotension, renal failure acute.
Constipation (latest reports from 493,149 patients) has been reported by people with pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 19,555 people reported to have side effects when taking Voltaren. Among them, 274 people (1.40%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.06% of all the 493,149 people who have Constipation.
Time on Voltaren when people have Constipation * :
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Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Voltaren * :
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Severity of Constipation when taking Voltaren ** :
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How people recovered from Constipation ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Arthritis (91 people, 33.21%)
- Pain (44 people, 16.06%)
- Depression (30 people, 10.95%)
- Prophylaxis (24 people, 8.76%)
- Cancer pain (23 people, 8.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fosamax (31 people, 11.31%)
- Lasix (31 people, 11.31%)
- Aspirin (25 people, 9.12%)
- Adalat (25 people, 9.12%)
- Claritin (23 people, 8.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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