diphenhydramine hydrochloride and Constipation - from FDA reports


Summary

Constipation is found among people who take drugs with ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drugs for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with drugs with ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 73,925 people who have side effects when taking drugs with ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 20, 2017

73,925 people reported to have side effects when taking drugs with ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride.
Among them, 1,601 people (2.17%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

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Time on drugs with ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 58.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 22.92 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 12.5 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 1.04 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 4.17 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 1.04 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking drugs with ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride *:

  • female: 64.81 %
  • male: 35.19 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking drugs with ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.77 %
  • 2-9: 1.55 %
  • 10-19: 2.06 %
  • 20-29: 3.69 %
  • 30-39: 6.95 %
  • 40-49: 17.08 %
  • 50-59: 21.37 %
  • 60+: 46.52 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (200 people, 12.49%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (116 people, 7.25%)
  • High Blood Pressure (112 people, 7.00%)
  • Breast Cancer (86 people, 5.37%)
  • Metastases To Bone (82 people, 5.12%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (379 people, 23.67%)
  • Decadron (337 people, 21.05%)
  • Zofran (301 people, 18.80%)
  • Tylenol (279 people, 17.43%)
  • Avastin (241 people, 15.05%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (631 people, 39.41%)
  • Nausea (613 people, 38.29%)
  • Pain (491 people, 30.67%)
  • Weakness (425 people, 26.55%)
  • Diarrhea (425 people, 26.55%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Drugs with ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride

Antitussive, Beldin, Belix, Benadryl, Benadryl preservative free, Benylin, Dibenil, Diphen, Diphenhydramine hydrochloride, Diphenhydramine hydrochloride preservative free, Hydramine, Silphen, Vicks formula 44, Zzzquil

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