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 . We study 80,146 people who have side effects while taking Xanax from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,337 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Xanax has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Xanax 84,650 users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression (latest reports from 135,310 Constipation patients).
On Oct, 19, 2016
80,146 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 2,337 people (2.92%) have Constipation
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I am a 76 year old Disabled Veteran with heart problems and was given Alprazolam in San Diego VA Hospital 18 years ago to help me sleep. I've taken .5mg twice each night since and cannot sleep without my Xanax i'm also troubled with severe constipation and take no other pain or similar drugs. If there are helps available, I'd like to know of them. Thanks.
I take 10 MG of Lexapro a day. Xanax as needed. I drug tested via swab last week and it came back positive for meth and amphetamines. Neither have i ever used in my life. The only other drug I took was a Zytrec D. I am baffled and need answers
I have not found any way to relieve the constipation brought on by desipramine. it forces me to lower my dose and accept the lowering of my mood and mental state. has anyone else had a similar problem and found a solution?
My 6 yo has had constipation issues since she was an infant. She is on a daily dose of miralax that keeps her pretty regular, but since the Intuniv she is backing up. We had spill over all weekend and finally dosed her with an enema on Sunday. It seemed to work but now Tuesday it looks like ...
I do take xanax... at one time every so often... then 1 quarter of a 2 mg tablet... then 1 half or whole... never the same... now I take the entire tablet once a day in am to stop tremors... in searching what the cause of hair loss might be I came across Xanax as being a possible cause... my ...
I have been a Type 2 diabetic since 1989. I take insulin, Metformin and Glyberide. I have noticed lately that I have been somewhat constipated. Does anybody else had this problem. If so, what have you done about it? By the way, my name is Linda Wells. I'm 66 years old.
Been On Niacin Er 1000mg & Crestor 40 Together & now i am having Constipation & Flank & Low Abdomen Pain,sweating,Dizziness & Fatique.I Am 56 yrs Old & Cant fiqiure Out Why Dr Would Combine These 1 drugs.Jeeze Lots Of Side Effect Too
I remember as a child i would get swollen lip when i woild get Very upset. ... as soon as i became the swelling stopped. Now im 45 yrs old and lately part of my lip will swell.. itch and become tender(just as it did when i was a child.) I did start a new med which is xanax but i dont know if ...
Hello, I am going through a separation and am very very sad, a lot of anxiety and depression. I've never taken any meds for these emotions before but a friend recommend I check out Xanax to get a prescription from my doctor. Thoughts?
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