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Review: could High blood pressure cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?

We study 209,517 people who have High blood pressure from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,294 have Weight gain (Weight increased). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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High blood pressure

High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,143,390 patients) can be treated by Lisinopril, Atenolol, Amlodipine Besylate, Hydrochlorothiazide, Metoprolol Tartrate, Norvasc.

Weight gain

Weight gain (latest reports from 528,152 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Oct, 30, 2014: 209,517 people who have high blood pressure are studied. Among them, 3,294 (1.57%) have Weight Gain.

Trend of Weight gain in high blood pressure reports

Gender of people who have high blood pressure and experienced Weight gain * :

Weight gain67.94%32.06%

Age of people who have high blood pressure and experienced Weight gain * :

Weight gain0.16%0.03%0.16%0.68%4.66%16.80%27.92%49.63%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Weight gain2.65%54.87%38.05%4.42%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (3,294 people, 100.00%)
  2. Depression (608 people, 18.46%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (603 people, 18.31%)
  4. Diabetes mellitus (582 people, 17.67%)
  5. Blood pressure (571 people, 17.33%)
  6. Pain (469 people, 14.24%)
  7. Anxiety (347 people, 10.53%)
  8. Blood cholesterol (263 people, 7.98%)
  9. Hypothyroidism (262 people, 7.95%)
  10. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (255 people, 7.74%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Hydrochlorothiazide (651 people, 19.76%)
  2. Lisinopril (587 people, 17.82%)
  3. Aspirin (585 people, 17.76%)
  4. Norvasc (516 people, 15.66%)
  5. Atenolol (459 people, 13.93%)
  6. Lyrica (448 people, 13.60%)
  7. Lipitor (445 people, 13.51%)
  8. Toprol-xl (364 people, 11.05%)
  9. Diovan (359 people, 10.90%)
  10. Lasix (337 people, 10.23%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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