Review: could Aspirin cause Sexual dysfunction (Erection problems)?
Summary: Sexual dysfunction is found among people who take Aspirin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Lipitor, and have Erection problems.
We study 161,169 people who have side effects while taking Aspirin from FDA and social media. Among them, 804 have Sexual dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Sexual dysfunction and more.
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Aspirin has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from 164,557 Aspirin users)
Sexual dysfunction (difficulty experienced by an individual or a couple during any stage of a normal sexual activity) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain, hair loss. (latest reports from 32,084 Sexual dysfunction patients)
On Jan, 27, 2015: 161,169 people reported to have side effects when taking Aspirin. Among them, 804 people (0.50%) have Sexual Dysfunction.
Time on Aspirin when people have Sexual dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sexual dysfunction||6.85%||5.48%||6.85%||17.81%||16.44%||24.66%||21.92% |
Age of people who have Sexual dysfunction when taking Aspirin * :
|Sexual dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.13%||1.60%||3.06%||12.65%||31.56%||51.00% |
Severity of Sexual dysfunction when taking Aspirin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sexual dysfunction||4.05%||39.19%||47.30%||9.46% |
How people recovered from Sexual dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sexual dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Erectile dysfunction (173 people, 21.52%)
- Multiple myeloma (114 people, 14.18%)
- Hypertension (86 people, 10.70%)
- Depression (58 people, 7.21%)
- Diabetes mellitus (38 people, 4.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (219 people, 27.24%)
- Zometa (204 people, 25.37%)
- Lisinopril (176 people, 21.89%)
- Viagra (163 people, 20.27%)
- Toprol-xl (161 people, 20.02%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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