Xenical and Steatorrhea - from FDA reports
Steatorrhea is found among people who take Xenical, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Synthroid, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Steatorrhea with Xenical. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 11,061 people who have side effects when taking Xenical from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 21, 2017
11,061 people reported to have side effects when taking Xenical.
Among them, 1,447 people (13.08%) have Steatorrhea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Xenical when people have Steatorrhea *:
- < 1 month: 20.34 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50.85 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.08 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.08 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.95 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.69 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Steatorrhea when taking Xenical *:
- female: 87.2 %
- male: 12.8 %
Age of people who have Steatorrhea when taking Xenical *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.3 %
- 10-19: 0.4 %
- 20-29: 4.28 %
- 30-39: 14.83 %
- 40-49: 24.48 %
- 50-59: 29.25 %
- 60+: 26.47 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (6 people, 0.41%)
- Weight Decreased (5 people, 0.35%)
- Fluid Retention (5 people, 0.35%)
- Unevaluable Reaction (3 people, 0.21%)
- Asthma (2 people, 0.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Synthroid (104 people, 7.19%)
- Premarin (77 people, 5.32%)
- Lipitor (73 people, 5.04%)
- Prilosec (67 people, 4.63%)
- Glucophage (56 people, 3.87%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Constipation (289 people, 19.97%)
- Flatulence (265 people, 18.31%)
- Diarrhea (236 people, 16.31%)
- Weight Increased (172 people, 11.89%)
- Faeces Discolored (172 people, 11.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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