Review: could Allegra cause High Blood Pressure?


High blood pressure is found among people who take Allegra, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vioxx, and have Hypertension . We study 23,933 people who have side effects while taking Allegra from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,416 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.

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Allegra has active ingredients of fexofenadine hydrochloride. It is often used in hypersensitivity. (latest outcomes from Allegra 26,285 users)

High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, rashes, drug ineffective, weakness (latest reports from 345,989 High blood pressure patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

23,933 people reported to have side effects when taking Allegra.
Among them, 1,416 people (5.92%) have High Blood Pressure

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Allegra cause High blood pressure?

Time on Allegra when people have High Blood Pressure *:

  • < 1 month: 29.85 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 19.4 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 20.9 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.96 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 19.4 %
  • 10+ years: 1.49 %

Gender of people who have High Blood Pressure when taking Allegra *:

  • female: 69.36 %
  • male: 30.64 %

Age of people who have High Blood Pressure when taking Allegra *:

  • 0-1: 0.08 %
  • 2-9: 0.08 %
  • 10-19: 0.92 %
  • 20-29: 2.85 %
  • 30-39: 5.37 %
  • 40-49: 13.35 %
  • 50-59: 28.63 %
  • 60+: 48.7 %

Severity if High Blood Pressure when taking Allegra **:

  • least: 20 %
  • moderate: 60 %
  • severe: 20 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from High Blood Pressure **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (205 people)
  • Hypersensitivity (155 people)
  • Osteoporosis (140 people)
  • Pain (116 people)
  • Depression (106 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vioxx (380 people)
  • Lipitor (286 people)
  • Prilosec (249 people)
  • Aspirin (219 people)
  • Nexium (195 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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