Related topic: Atarax, High blood pressure
Review: could Atarax cause High blood pressure?
Summary: High blood pressure could be caused by Atarax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Lasix, and have Pain.
We study 10,606 people who have side effects while taking Atarax from FDA and social media. Among them, 331 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.
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Atarax (latest outcomes from 10,943 users) has active ingredients of hydroxyzine hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
High blood pressure
High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,136,525 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 10,597 people reported to have side effects when taking Atarax. Among them, 331 people (3.12%) have High Blood Pressure. They amount to 0.03% of all the 1,158,687 people who have High Blood Pressure on eHealthMe.
Time on Atarax when people have High blood pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood pressure||96.23%||3.77%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Atarax * :
|High blood pressure||72.43%||27.57% |
Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Atarax * :
|High blood pressure||0.00%||0.88%||3.24%||5.31%||23.60%||9.73%||13.27%||43.95% |
Severity of High blood pressure when taking Atarax ** :
How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (46 people, 13.90%)
- Hypertension (40 people, 12.08%)
- Pruritus (16 people, 4.83%)
- Eczema (16 people, 4.83%)
- Depression (15 people, 4.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (93 people, 28.10%)
- Xanax (58 people, 17.52%)
- Nexium (56 people, 16.92%)
- Neurontin (56 people, 16.92%)
- Albuterol (53 people, 16.01%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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