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Would you have Weight gain (Weight increased) when you have High blood pressure?

Summary: Weight gain is found among people with High blood pressure, especially people who are female, 30-39 old, also have High blood pressure, and take medication Hydrochlorothiazide. We study 2,997 people who have Weight gain (Weight increased) 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, Hydrochlorothiazide, Amlodipine Besylate, Metoprolol Tartrate, Diovan. (latest reports from 330,147 High Blood Pressure patients)

Weight gain

Weight gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 76,706 Weight gain patients)

On May, 23, 2015: 2,997 people who have high blood pressure and Weight Gain are studied.

Trend of Weight gain in high blood pressure reports

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

Weight gain67.91%32.09%

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

Weight gain0.17%0.03%0.15%0.70%4.77%17.47%28.38%48.33%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Weight gain2.04%57.14%36.33%4.49%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (2,997 people, 100.00%)
  2. Blood cholesterol increased (550 people, 18.35%)
  3. Diabetes mellitus (519 people, 17.32%)
  4. Depression (518 people, 17.28%)
  5. Pain (377 people, 12.58%)
  6. Anxiety (296 people, 9.88%)
  7. Hypothyroidism (251 people, 8.38%)
  8. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (225 people, 7.51%)
  9. Smoking cessation therapy (213 people, 7.11%)
  10. Fibromyalgia (208 people, 6.94%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Hydrochlorothiazide (573 people, 19.12%)
  2. Lisinopril (519 people, 17.32%)
  3. Aspirin (499 people, 16.65%)
  4. Norvasc (450 people, 15.02%)
  5. Atenolol (416 people, 13.88%)
  6. Lipitor (415 people, 13.85%)
  7. Lyrica (403 people, 13.45%)
  8. Diovan (315 people, 10.51%)
  9. Toprol-xl (305 people, 10.18%)
  10. Simvastatin (298 people, 9.94%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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