Voltaren and Constipation - from FDA reports


Summary

Constipation is found among people who take Voltaren, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Fosamax, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Voltaren. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 28,441 people who have side effects when taking Voltaren from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Mar, 29, 2017

28,441 people reported to have side effects when taking Voltaren.
Among them, 399 people (1.4%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Voltaren cause Constipation?

Time on Voltaren when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 51.61 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 35.48 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.84 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.23 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 4.84 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Voltaren *:

  • female: 70.74 %
  • male: 29.26 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Voltaren *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.93 %
  • 20-29: 1.24 %
  • 30-39: 6.19 %
  • 40-49: 14.55 %
  • 50-59: 25.7 %
  • 60+: 51.39 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (78 people, 19.55%)
  • Arthritis (49 people, 12.28%)
  • Preventive Health Care (36 people, 9.02%)
  • Depression (35 people, 8.77%)
  • Insomnia (31 people, 7.77%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Fosamax (33 people, 8.27%)
  • Lasix (32 people, 8.02%)
  • Lyrica (29 people, 7.27%)
  • Cymbalta (29 people, 7.27%)
  • Claritin (27 people, 6.77%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (71 people, 17.79%)
  • Pain (70 people, 17.54%)
  • Diarrhea (70 people, 17.54%)
  • Paraesthesia (56 people, 14.04%)
  • Depression (56 people, 14.04%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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