Xanax and Constipation - from FDA reports


Summary

Constipation is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Ambien, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Xanax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 82,679 people who have side effects when taking Xanax from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 03, 2017

82,679 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 2,453 people (2.97%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xanax cause Constipation?

Time on Xanax when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 25.45 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 14.55 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.64 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 41.82 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.27 %
  • 10+ years: 7.27 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Xanax *:

  • female: 68.41 %
  • male: 31.59 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Xanax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.1 %
  • 10-19: 0.05 %
  • 20-29: 3.53 %
  • 30-39: 8.63 %
  • 40-49: 22.45 %
  • 50-59: 23.56 %
  • 60+: 41.62 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (378 people, 15.41%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (362 people, 14.76%)
  • Depression (249 people, 10.15%)
  • High Blood Pressure (193 people, 7.87%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (146 people, 5.95%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ambien (445 people, 18.14%)
  • Oxycontin (405 people, 16.51%)
  • Zometa (395 people, 16.10%)
  • Neurontin (344 people, 14.02%)
  • Protonix (329 people, 13.41%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (846 people, 34.49%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (767 people, 31.27%)
  • Fatigue (712 people, 29.03%)
  • Pain (699 people, 28.50%)
  • Diarrhea (592 people, 24.13%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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