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 84,702 people who have side effects when taking Xanax from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 21, 2017

84,702 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 2,526 people (2.98%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xanax cause Constipation?

Time on Xanax when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 22.81 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 14.04 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.51 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 43.86 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.02 %
  • 10+ years: 8.77 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Xanax *:

  • female: 68.46 %
  • male: 31.54 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Xanax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.1 %
  • 10-19: 0.05 %
  • 20-29: 3.49 %
  • 30-39: 8.49 %
  • 40-49: 22.04 %
  • 50-59: 23.42 %
  • 60+: 42.37 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (389 people, 15.40%)
  • Depression (254 people, 10.06%)
  • High Blood Pressure (197 people, 7.80%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (151 people, 5.98%)
  • Breast Cancer (125 people, 4.95%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ambien (448 people, 17.74%)
  • Oxycontin (408 people, 16.15%)
  • Zometa (397 people, 15.72%)
  • Neurontin (345 people, 13.66%)
  • Nexium (336 people, 13.30%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (874 people, 34.60%)
  • Fatigue (741 people, 29.33%)
  • Pain (716 people, 28.35%)
  • Diarrhea (619 people, 24.51%)
  • Depression (582 people, 23.04%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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