eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

Advanced tools

Review: could Zolpidem cause Constipation?

We study 24,390 people who have side effects while taking Zolpidem from FDA and social media. Among them, 455 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.

Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Zolpidem and have Constipation >>>

Zolpidem

Zolpidem (latest outcomes from 25,520 users) has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia.

Constipation

Constipation (latest reports from 509,273 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.

On Aug, 15, 2014: 24,389 people reported to have side effects when taking Zolpidem. Among them, 455 people (1.87%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.09% of all the 509,227 people who have Constipation on eHealthMe.

Trend of Constipation in Zolpidem reports

Time on Zolpidem when people have Constipation * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Constipation38.89%22.22%19.44%16.67%2.78%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Zolpidem * :

FemaleMale
Constipation72.38%27.62%

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Zolpidem * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Constipation0.24%0.00%3.37%2.40%11.06%14.18%19.47%49.28%

Severity of Constipation when taking Zolpidem ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Constipation0.00%28.57%42.86%28.57%

How people recovered from Constipation ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Constipation0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (65 people, 14.29%)
  2. Pain (53 people, 11.65%)
  3. Insomnia (51 people, 11.21%)
  4. Multiple myeloma (43 people, 9.45%)
  5. Hypertension (30 people, 6.59%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zolpidem tartrate (242 people, 53.19%)
  2. Zometa (107 people, 23.52%)
  3. Lorazepam (101 people, 22.20%)
  4. Ambien (98 people, 21.54%)
  5. Aspirin (96 people, 21.10%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

Get connected! Join a mobile support group to help out with your experience or learn from others anytime and anywhere:
- group for people who take Zolpidem and have Constipation
- group for people who take Zolpidem
- group for people who have Constipation

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (5 years ago):

  • Allergic/adverse reaction to bowel prep precipitated diagnoses for stroke, atrial fibrillation & renal insufficiency in less than 5 weeks.

    Reply

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Zolpidem, Constipation

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Patients having false positives while on remeron
    I have had a few patients complain they are failing drug tests for Amphetamines while on remeron, and have claimed to have not used any type of Amphetamine or any (Mixed Salts). These patients are all or were on probation, parole, or under some stipulation. Iv realized most of these patients are tak ...

  • I take ambien and morphine to help me sleep at night
    I have had insomnia for 40 years. It began with menopause. At that time I was healthy and very active, I played tennis three times a week, I was a mother and a housewife and a teacher. When the insomnia began I had no pain. I'm 82 now and I have had continuous all over body pain for 5 years. N ...

  • How an integrative wellness approach cured me of insomnia, ibs, and more
    For 10+ years, I suffered with insomnia and a host of other problems including intestinal distress, headaches, psoriasis, anxiety, cognitive issues, hypothyroid, chronic itching, restless leg, etc. Traditional medicine, aka taking drugs, was not working to heal me. Since childhood, I’ve had IBS, h ...

More reviews for: Zolpidem, Constipation

On eHealthMe, Zolpidem (zolpidem tartrate) is often used for insomnia. Find out below the conditions Zolpidem is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Zolpidem used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

40 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Omeprazole for a 67-year old man who has Anemia - Iro ... (35 minutes ago)

- Phentermine for a 45-year old woman who has Weight Loss (1 hour ago)

- Compare Dilantin and Keppra for a 24-year old woman (2 hours ago)

Related study

- Zolpidem side effects

 

Related symptom

- Constipation

 

 

Recent user comments

- "i have a hot face on a daily basis, and i get hot flu ... " (3 hours ago)

- "I have the crest variation of scleroderma. Since deve ... " (5 hours ago)

- "A year or so ago I tried to quit taking cymbalta it w ... " (5 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Erectile Dysfunction and Flonase

- Polymyalgia

- Polymyalgia Rheumatica

- Butrans

- Marijuana and Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness

 

Popular searches

- Calcium Lactogluconate
- Yellow Indian Paint
- Latent Tuberculosis
- Aggression
- Philith

Recent updates on eHealthMe:

- Microsomia in Neo-polycin (0 second ago)

- Serpentaria, Tetrachel drug interactions (2 seconds ago)

- Genetic Markers in Valeriana (2 seconds ago)

- Acetabulum Fracture in Impetigo (3 seconds ago)

- Allergic Pharyngitis in Zylet (4 seconds ago)

   

All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.