Chantix and Constipation - from FDA reports


Summary

Constipation is found among people who take Chantix, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lisinopril, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Chantix. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 75,614 people who have side effects when taking Chantix from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 18, 2017

75,614 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix.
Among them, 2,385 people (3.15%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Chantix cause Constipation?

Time on Chantix when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 57.12 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 36.31 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.44 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 2.35 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.78 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Chantix *:

  • female: 73.33 %
  • male: 26.67 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Chantix *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.21 %
  • 20-29: 3.65 %
  • 30-39: 8.8 %
  • 40-49: 22.28 %
  • 50-59: 34.39 %
  • 60+: 30.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (137 people, 5.74%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (124 people, 5.20%)
  • Depression (96 people, 4.03%)
  • Pain (72 people, 3.02%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (68 people, 2.85%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lisinopril (132 people, 5.53%)
  • Xanax (126 people, 5.28%)
  • Acetylsalicylic Acid (117 people, 4.91%)
  • Lipitor (108 people, 4.53%)
  • Nexium (106 people, 4.44%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (975 people, 40.88%)
  • Abnormal Dreams (552 people, 23.14%)
  • Flatulence (527 people, 22.10%)
  • Insomnia (463 people, 19.41%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (344 people, 14.42%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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