Review: could Xanax cause Stomach Pain?


Stomach pain is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambien, and have Anxiety . We study 63,565 people who have side effects while taking Xanax from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,963 have Stomach pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Stomach pain and more.

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Xanax has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Xanax 65,513 users)

Stomach Pain

Stomach pain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, abdominal pain upper, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 86,320 Stomach pain patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

63,565 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 1,963 people (3.09%) have Stomach Pain

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xanax cause Stomach pain?

Time on Xanax when people have Stomach Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 27.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.25 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.5 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 5.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 25.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.75 %
  • 10+ years: 10.0 %

Gender of people who have Stomach Pain when taking Xanax *:

  • female: 73.5 %
  • male: 26.5 %

Age of people who have Stomach Pain when taking Xanax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.65 %
  • 20-29: 8.97 %
  • 30-39: 14.52 %
  • 40-49: 23.55 %
  • 50-59: 23.02 %
  • 60+: 29.22 %

Severity if Stomach Pain when taking Xanax **:

  • least: 3.57 %
  • moderate: 50.0 %
  • severe: 35.71 %
  • most severe: 10.71 %

How people recovered from Stomach Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 15.79 %
  • not yet: 84.21 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Anxiety (381 people)
  • Pain (313 people)
  • Depression (246 people)
  • Hypertension (162 people)
  • Crohn's Disease (123 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ambien (381 people)
  • Lasix (329 people)
  • Protonix (324 people)
  • Aspirin (288 people)
  • Zometa (283 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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