Aricept and Diarrhea - from FDA reports
Diarrhea is found among people who take Aricept, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Namenda, and have Dementia alzheimer's type. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhea with Aricept. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 18,675 people who have side effects when taking Aricept from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 20, 2017
18,675 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept.
Among them, 704 people (3.77%) have Diarrhea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Aricept when people have Diarrhea *:
- < 1 month: 40.91 %
- 1 - 6 months: 24.55 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.82 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.18 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.64 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.91 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Aricept *:
- female: 60.9 %
- male: 39.1 %
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Aricept *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.17 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 3.28 %
- 50-59: 8.1 %
- 60+: 88.45 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Dementia Alzheimer's Type (118 people, 16.76%)
- Depression (58 people, 8.24%)
- High Blood Pressure (55 people, 7.81%)
- Osteoporosis (43 people, 6.11%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (43 people, 6.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Namenda (127 people, 18.04%)
- Aspirin (84 people, 11.93%)
- Lipitor (82 people, 11.65%)
- Lasix (77 people, 10.94%)
- Prilosec (67 people, 9.52%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (177 people, 25.14%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (134 people, 19.03%)
- Weakness (117 people, 16.62%)
- Dizziness (114 people, 16.19%)
- Fatigue (102 people, 14.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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