Atenolol and Completed suicide - from FDA reports
Completed suicide is found among people who take Atenolol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Amlodipine, and have Depression . We study 109,250 people who have side effects while taking Atenolol from FDA. Among them, 1,092 have Completed suicide. Find out below who they are, when they have Completed suicide and more.
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Atenolol has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Atenolol 114,198 users)
Completed suicide (act of taking one's own life) has been reported by people with depression, suicide attempt, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, pain (latest reports from 52,966 Completed suicide patients).
On Feb, 05, 2017
109,250 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol.
Among them, 1,092 people (1.0%) have Completed Suicide
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Atenolol when people have Completed Suicide *:
- < 1 month: 81.82 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.55 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 13.64 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Completed Suicide when taking Atenolol *:
- female: 46.29 %
- male: 53.71 %
Age of people who have Completed Suicide when taking Atenolol *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 3.77 %
- 20-29: 7.74 %
- 30-39: 9.67 %
- 40-49: 18.86 %
- 50-59: 28.34 %
- 60+: 31.62 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (54 people, 4.95%)
- Suicide Attempt (17 people, 1.56%)
- Ill-Defined Disorder (15 people, 1.37%)
- High Blood Pressure (15 people, 1.37%)
- Pain (6 people, 0.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Amlodipine (122 people, 11.17%)
- Clonazepam (88 people, 8.06%)
- Lisinopril (83 people, 7.60%)
- Diazepam (73 people, 6.68%)
- Acetaminophen (69 people, 6.32%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Cardiac Arrest (126 people, 11.54%)
- Breathing - Slowed Or Stopped (110 people, 10.07%)
- Poisoning (102 people, 9.34%)
- Cardio-Respiratory Arrest (78 people, 7.14%)
- Death (48 people, 4.40%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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