Lyrica and Diarrhoea - from FDA reports
Diarrhoea is found among people who take Lyrica, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cymbalta, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhoea with Lyrica. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 138,585 people who have side effects when taking Lyrica from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 18, 2017
138,585 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica.
Among them, 4,192 people (3.02%) have Diarrhoea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lyrica when people have Diarrhoea *:
- < 1 month: 43.74 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.72 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.62 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.83 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.39 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.46 %
- 10+ years: 1.23 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Lyrica *:
- female: 73.16 %
- male: 26.84 %
Age of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Lyrica *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.77 %
- 20-29: 1.75 %
- 30-39: 7.55 %
- 40-49: 16.0 %
- 50-59: 24.5 %
- 60+: 49.4 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (347 people, 8.28%)
- Depression (316 people, 7.54%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (271 people, 6.46%)
- Stress And Anxiety (226 people, 5.39%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (224 people, 5.34%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cymbalta (457 people, 10.90%)
- Lasix (330 people, 7.87%)
- Ambien (314 people, 7.49%)
- Nexium (313 people, 7.47%)
- Neurontin (302 people, 7.20%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (1,367 people, 32.61%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (1,072 people, 25.57%)
- Fatigue (760 people, 18.13%)
- Headache (650 people, 15.51%)
- Dizziness (638 people, 15.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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