Would you have Petechiae when you have Hypertension?


Petechiae is found among people with Hypertension, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Amlodipine and have Depression. We study 329 people who have Petechiae and Hypertension from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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


Petechiae (a small red or purple spot caused by bleeding into the skin) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, depression, atrial fibrillation/flutter (latest reports from 8,201 Petechiae patients).

On Oct, 20, 2016

329 people who have Hypertension and Petechiae are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Petechiae when you have Hypertension?

Gender of people who have Hypertension and experience Petechiae *:

  • female: 64.13 %
  • male: 35.87 %

Age of people who have Hypertension and experience Petechiae *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.33 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.33 %
  • 30-39: 1.99 %
  • 40-49: 11.3 %
  • 50-59: 15.61 %
  • 60+: 69.44 %

Severity of Petechiae *:

  • least: 22.58 %
  • moderate: 51.61 %
  • severe: 25.81 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Depression (42 people, 12.77%)
  • Insomnia (30 people, 9.12%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (29 people, 8.81%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (28 people, 8.51%)
  • Pain (25 people, 7.60%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Lisinopril (33 people, 10.03%)
  • Amlodipine (33 people, 10.03%)
  • Diovan (25 people, 7.60%)
  • Metoprolol (24 people, 7.29%)
  • Paracetamol (23 people, 6.99%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Thrombocytopenia (40 people, 12.16%)
  • Pain (38 people, 11.55%)
  • Anxiety (37 people, 11.25%)
  • Fall (32 people, 9.73%)
  • Purpura (29 people, 8.81%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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