Review: could Acetaminophen cause Angioedema?
Summary: Angioedema is found among people who take Acetaminophen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 69,449 people who have side effects while taking Acetaminophen from FDA and social media. Among them, 261 have Angioedema. Find out below who they are, when they have Angioedema and more.
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Acetaminophen has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 70,717 Acetaminophen users)
Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, type 2 diabetes. (latest reports from 10,320 Angioedema patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 69,449 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetaminophen. Among them, 261 people (0.38%) have Angioedema.
Time on Acetaminophen when people have Angioedema * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Angioedema when taking Acetaminophen * :
Age of people who have Angioedema when taking Acetaminophen * :
Severity of Angioedema when taking Acetaminophen ** :
How people recovered from Angioedema ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (44 people, 16.86%)
- Pain (19 people, 7.28%)
- Breast cancer (14 people, 5.36%)
- Hot flush (14 people, 5.36%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (12 people, 4.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (53 people, 20.31%)
- Omeprazole (37 people, 14.18%)
- Benadryl (33 people, 12.64%)
- Simvastatin (29 people, 11.11%)
- Ibuprofen (29 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Zetia for a 62-year old man with High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)
- A study of side effects of Paracetamol for a 22-year old man with Amoxicillin. The patient has Blood Urine
- A study of side effects of Paracetamol for a 54-year old man with Inguinal Hernia. The patient has Rectal Bleeding (bleeding from rectum)
- A study of side effects of Paracetamol for a 25-year old woman with Headache. The patient has Stomach Pain, Burping (noisily release air from the stomach through the mouth), Acne (skin problems that cause pimples), Headache (pain in head)
- A study of drug interactions between Calcium Chloride, Tylenol, Magnesium Glycinate, Flaxseed Oil, Zyrtec, Flonase, Prilosec, Restasis, Synthroid, Valium for a 59-year old woman with Enzyme Supplementation, Neck Pain, Migraine Without Aura, Dry Eye, Nasal Congestion, Gastric Ph Decreased, Thyroidectomy, Vertigo. The patient has Dizziness
Recent Acetaminophen related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Aleve, Zorvolex, Tylenol for a 67-year old man who has Back Pain
- Comparions of Acephen, Benazepril Hydrochloride, Lisinopril for a 60-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Aspirin, Tylenol, Aleve for a 67-year old woman who has Pain
- Comparions of Lisinopril, Acetaminophen, Metformin, Aspirin for a 69-year old man who has Diabetes Mellitus Non-insulin-dependent
- Comparions of Ibuprofen, Paracetamol for a 41-year old man who has Diarrhoea
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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