Zocor and Constipation - from FDA reports


Summary

Constipation is found among people who take Zocor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Zocor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 72,742 people who have side effects when taking Zocor from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 23, 2017

72,742 people reported to have side effects when taking Zocor.
Among them, 1,784 people (2.45%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zocor cause Constipation?

Time on Zocor when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 11.58 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 17.89 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 11.58 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 17.89 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 15.79 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 24.21 %
  • 10+ years: 1.05 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Zocor *:

  • female: 56.65 %
  • male: 43.35 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Zocor *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.14 %
  • 10-19: 0.14 %
  • 20-29: 0.2 %
  • 30-39: 1.49 %
  • 40-49: 10.65 %
  • 50-59: 20.56 %
  • 60+: 66.82 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Osteoporosis (135 people, 7.57%)
  • Pain (126 people, 7.06%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (87 people, 4.88%)
  • Depression (82 people, 4.60%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (65 people, 3.64%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (373 people, 20.91%)
  • Lasix (276 people, 15.47%)
  • Lipitor (251 people, 14.07%)
  • Zometa (247 people, 13.85%)
  • Fosamax (221 people, 12.39%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (501 people, 28.08%)
  • Pain (469 people, 26.29%)
  • Fatigue (443 people, 24.83%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (429 people, 24.05%)
  • Back Pain (394 people, 22.09%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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