Tylenol and Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation is found among people who take Tylenol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Tylenol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 90,508 people who have side effects when taking Tylenol from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Dec, 20, 2017
90,508 people reported to have side effects when taking Tylenol.
Among them, 2,678 people (2.96%) have Constipation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tylenol when people have Constipation *:
- < 1 month: 36 %
- 1 - 6 months: 34 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 10 %
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Tylenol *:
- female: 65.57 %
- male: 34.43 %
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Tylenol *:
- 0-1: 0.47 %
- 2-9: 1.18 %
- 10-19: 1.7 %
- 20-29: 2.65 %
- 30-39: 5.16 %
- 40-49: 15.28 %
- 50-59: 18.59 %
- 60+: 54.87 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (167 people, 6.24%)
- High Blood Pressure (146 people, 5.45%)
- Stress And Anxiety (137 people, 5.12%)
- Depression (121 people, 4.52%)
- Osteoporosis (116 people, 4.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (431 people, 16.09%)
- Lasix (360 people, 13.44%)
- Zofran (301 people, 11.24%)
- Ambien (289 people, 10.79%)
- Xanax (272 people, 10.16%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (906 people, 33.83%)
- Nausea (895 people, 33.42%)
- Weakness (696 people, 25.99%)
- Diarrhea (666 people, 24.87%)
- Stress And Anxiety (648 people, 24.20%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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