Could Acetaminophen cause Angioedema - from FDA reports
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 74,600 people who have side effects while taking Acetaminophen from FDA. Among them, 269 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 Acetaminophen 76,279 users)
Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, diabetes, high blood cholesterol, type 2 diabetes (latest reports from 18,686 Angioedema patients).
On Jan, 19, 2017
74,600 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetaminophen.
Among them, 269 people (0.36%) have Angioedema
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Acetaminophen when people have Angioedema *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Angioedema when taking Acetaminophen *:
- female: 52.44 %
- male: 47.56 %
Age of people who have Angioedema when taking Acetaminophen *:
- 0-1: 0.85 %
- 2-9: 5.56 %
- 10-19: 4.7 %
- 20-29: 5.98 %
- 30-39: 12.82 %
- 40-49: 7.26 %
- 50-59: 16.24 %
- 60+: 46.58 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (38 people, 14.13%)
- Pain (20 people, 7.43%)
- Hot Flush (15 people, 5.58%)
- Breast Cancer (15 people, 5.58%)
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 2.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (47 people, 17.47%)
- Omeprazole (39 people, 14.50%)
- Ibuprofen (33 people, 12.27%)
- Simvastatin (29 people, 10.78%)
- Lisinopril (25 people, 9.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Urticaria (52 people, 19.33%)
- Rashes (35 people, 13.01%)
- Swollen Tongue (34 people, 12.64%)
- Breathing Difficulty (31 people, 11.52%)
- High Blood Pressure (29 people, 10.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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