Review: could Aspirin cause Chest tightness or pressure (Chest pain)?
Summary: Chest tightness or pressure is found among people who take Aspirin, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Plavix, and have High blood pressure. We study 161,258 people who have side effects while taking Aspirin from FDA and social media. Among them, 7,440 have Chest tightness or pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest tightness or pressure and more.
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Aspirin has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from 164,643 Aspirin users)
Chest tightness or pressure
Chest tightness or pressure has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 136,788 Chest tightness or pressure patients)
On May, 19, 2015: 161,258 people reported to have side effects when taking Aspirin. Among them, 7,440 people (4.61%) have Chest Tightness Or Pressure.
Time on Aspirin when people have Chest tightness or pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chest tightness or pressure||47.50%||13.75%||4.58%||10.42%||5.00%||12.50%||6.25% |
Age of people who have Chest tightness or pressure when taking Aspirin * :
|Chest tightness or pressure||0.12%||0.03%||0.19%||0.68%||3.39%||12.01%||23.54%||60.03% |
Severity of Chest tightness or pressure when taking Aspirin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chest tightness or pressure||9.52%||57.14%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Chest tightness or pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Chest tightness or pressure||5.00%||15.00%||80.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (843 people, 11.33%)
- Pain (435 people, 5.85%)
- Multiple myeloma (423 people, 5.69%)
- Osteoporosis (391 people, 5.26%)
- Prophylaxis (341 people, 4.58%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Plavix (1,610 people, 21.64%)
- Lipitor (1,354 people, 18.20%)
- Lisinopril (1,317 people, 17.70%)
- Lasix (1,265 people, 17.00%)
- Digoxin (1,011 people, 13.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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