Would you have Shingles when you have High Blood Pressure?


Shingles is found among people with High blood pressure, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Humira and have Rheumatoid arthritis. We study 1,201 people who have Shingles and High blood pressure from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure can be treated by Lisinopril, Atenolol, Amlodipine besylate, Hydrochlorothiazide, Metoprolol tartrate (latest reports from 492,268 High blood pressure patients)


Shingles (a painful, contagious rash caused by the chickenpox virus) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, crohn's disease (latest reports from 36,803 Shingles patients).

On Oct, 20, 2016

1,201 people who have High Blood Pressure and Shingles are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Shingles when you have High blood pressure?

Gender of people who have High Blood Pressure and experience Shingles *:

  • female: 69.45 %
  • male: 30.55 %

Age of people who have High Blood Pressure and experience Shingles *:

  • 0-1: 0.1 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.81 %
  • 20-29: 0.3 %
  • 30-39: 2.62 %
  • 40-49: 5.95 %
  • 50-59: 23.79 %
  • 60+: 66.43 %

Severity of Shingles *:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 62.5 %
  • severe: 37.5 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (272 people, 22.65%)
  • Osteoporosis (148 people, 12.32%)
  • Pain (142 people, 11.82%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (142 people, 11.82%)
  • Prophylaxis (134 people, 11.16%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Humira (197 people, 16.40%)
  • Fosamax (167 people, 13.91%)
  • Methotrexate (128 people, 10.66%)
  • Lisinopril (111 people, 9.24%)
  • Norvasc (98 people, 8.16%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Pain (179 people, 14.90%)
  • Dyspnoea (151 people, 12.57%)
  • Fall (132 people, 10.99%)
  • Pain In Extremity (126 people, 10.49%)
  • Pneumonia (121 people, 10.07%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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