Stools watery and drugs of ingredients of metronidazole - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Stools watery is reported only by a few people who take drugs with ingredients of metronidazole. This phase IV clinical study analyzes 76,153 people who have side effects while taking drugs with ingredients of metronidazole from the the FDA. Among them, 2 have Stools watery. Find out below who they are, when they have Stools watery and more.

Drug(s) considered in the study (i.e. both brand name and generic drugs): Flagyl, Flagyl er, Flagyl i.v. rtu in plastic container, Metro i.v., Metro i.v. in plastic container, Metrocream, Metrogel, Metrogel-vaginal, Metrolotion, Metromidol, Metronidazole, Metronidazole in plastic container, Noritate, Nuvessa, Protostat, Satric, Vandazole.

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On Dec, 04, 2022

76,153 people reported to have side effects when taking drugs with ingredients of metronidazole.
Among them, 2 people (0.0%) have Stools watery

What is Stools watery?

Stools watery is found to be associated with 279 drugs and 224 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could drugs with ingredients of metronidazole cause Stools watery?

Gender of people who have Stools watery when taking drugs with ingredients of metronidazole *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Stools watery when taking drugs with ingredients of metronidazole *:

  • 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: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Conditions people have *:

  1. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen): 1 person, 50.00%

Other drugs people take *:

  1. Aspirin: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Warfarin Sodium: 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Vicodin: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Atenolol: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Benicar: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Betapace: 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Compazine: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Effexor: 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Flecainide Acetate: 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Fluorouracil: 1 person, 50.00%

Other side effects people have besides Stools watery *:

  1. Appetite - Decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat): 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Clostridium Colitis (inflammation of colon by clostridium difficile bacteria infection): 2 people, 100.00%
  3. White Blood Cell Count Increased: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Ventricular Extrasystoles (premature cardiac contraction): 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Abdominal Pain: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity): 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles): 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Blood Calcium Decreased: 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Blood Potassium Decreased: 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Blood Sodium Decreased: 1 person, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on metronidazole. All drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. brand name and generic drugs) are considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

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