Rapaflo and Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation is found among people who take Rapaflo, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Revlimid, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Rapaflo. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,007 people who have side effects when taking Rapaflo from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Dec, 24, 2017
2,007 people reported to have side effects when taking Rapaflo.
Among them, 40 people (1.99%) have Constipation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Rapaflo when people have Constipation *:
- < 1 month: 20 %
- 1 - 6 months: 80 %
- 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 Constipation when taking Rapaflo *:
- female: 5.13 %
- male: 94.87 %
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Rapaflo *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 20.69 %
- 60+: 79.31 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (13 people, 32.50%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (5 people, 12.50%)
- Pain (4 people, 10.00%)
- Hypertonic Bladder (3 people, 7.50%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (3 people, 7.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Revlimid (7 people, 17.50%)
- Vesicare (4 people, 10.00%)
- Velcade (4 people, 10.00%)
- Crestor (4 people, 10.00%)
- Alkeran (3 people, 7.50%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Urinary Tract Infection (7 people, 17.50%)
- Fatigue (7 people, 17.50%)
- Weakness (4 people, 10.00%)
- Stress And Anxiety (4 people, 10.00%)
- Oedema Peripheral (4 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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