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Review: could Acetazolamide cause Low blood pressure?

Summary: Low blood pressure could be caused by Acetazolamide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Coronary angioplasty.

We study 1,217 people who have side effects while taking Acetazolamide from FDA and social media. Among them, 63 have Low blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Low blood pressure and more.

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Acetazolamide

Acetazolamide (latest outcomes from 1,291 users) has active ingredients of acetazolamide. It is often used in pseudotumor cerebri.

Low blood pressure

Low blood pressure (abnormally low blood pressure) (latest reports from 690,669 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, depression.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 1,202 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetazolamide. Among them, 63 people (5.24%) have Low Blood Pressure. They amount to 0.01% of all the 692,164 people who have Low Blood Pressure on eHealthMe.

Trend of Low blood pressure in Acetazolamide reports

Time on Acetazolamide when people have Low blood pressure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Low blood pressure100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Low blood pressure when taking Acetazolamide * :

FemaleMale
Low blood pressure63.49%36.51%

Age of people who have Low blood pressure when taking Acetazolamide * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Low blood pressure1.72%1.72%6.90%13.79%12.07%10.34%10.34%43.10%

Severity of Low blood pressure when taking Acetazolamide ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Low blood pressure ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Coronary angioplasty (5 people, 7.94%)
  2. Nausea (5 people, 7.94%)
  3. Blood pressure (5 people, 7.94%)
  4. Respiratory disorder (5 people, 7.94%)
  5. Anaesthesia (5 people, 7.94%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (23 people, 36.51%)
  2. Potassium chloride (21 people, 33.33%)
  3. Furosemide (18 people, 28.57%)
  4. Heparin sodium injection (16 people, 25.40%)
  5. Colace (15 people, 23.81%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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