Meclizine and Ibs - from FDA reports
Ibs is found among people who take Meclizine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lipitor, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Ibs with Meclizine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9,854 people who have side effects when taking Meclizine from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 20, 2017
9,854 people reported to have side effects when taking Meclizine.
Among them, 37 people (0.38%) have Ibs
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Meclizine when people have Ibs *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Ibs when taking Meclizine *:
- female: 86.11 %
- male: 13.89 %
Age of people who have Ibs when taking Meclizine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 4.17 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 8.33 %
- 40-49: 12.5 %
- 50-59: 16.67 %
- 60+: 58.33 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (8 people, 21.62%)
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 13.51%)
- Nausea (5 people, 13.51%)
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 10.81%)
- Asthma (4 people, 10.81%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lipitor (13 people, 35.14%)
- Synthroid (10 people, 27.03%)
- Nexium (10 people, 27.03%)
- Premarin (9 people, 24.32%)
- Aspirin (9 people, 24.32%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (16 people, 43.24%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (15 people, 40.54%)
- Pain (13 people, 35.14%)
- Constipation (13 people, 35.14%)
- Nausea (12 people, 32.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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