Who have Colitis with Elmiron (expanded source)

Colitis is found among people who take Elmiron, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Nexium, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,733 people who have side effects when taking Elmiron from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Dec, 13, 2018

3,733 people reported to have side effects when taking Elmiron.
Among them, 29 people (0.78%) have Colitis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Elmiron cause Colitis?

Time on Elmiron when people have Colitis *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 20 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 40 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 20 %
  • 10+ years: 20 %

Gender of people who have Colitis when taking Elmiron *:

  • female: 85.71 %
  • male: 14.29 %

Age of people who have Colitis when taking Elmiron *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 5 %
  • 20-29: 5 %
  • 30-39: 5 %
  • 40-49: 15 %
  • 50-59: 40 %
  • 60+: 30 %

Severity of Colitis *:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 100 %

How people recovered from Colitis *:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 100 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 3 people, 10.34%
  2. Hypersensitivity: 2 people, 6.90%
  3. Type 2 Diabetes: 1 person, 3.45%
  4. Supplementation Therapy: 1 person, 3.45%
  5. Chronic Interstitial Cystitis (long lasting combination of infection of urinary tract and pelvic pain): 1 person, 3.45%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Nexium: 3 people, 10.34%
  2. Xanax: 2 people, 6.90%
  3. Synthroid: 2 people, 6.90%
  4. Robaxin: 2 people, 6.90%
  5. Clonazepam: 2 people, 6.90%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Rectal Haemorrhage (bleeding from anus): 5 people, 17.24%
  2. Oesophagitis (inflammation of oesophagus): 5 people, 17.24%
  3. Antinuclear Antibody Positive: 4 people, 13.79%
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 4 people, 13.79%
  5. Abdominal Pain: 3 people, 10.34%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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