Review: could Atenolol cause Cough?
Summary: Cough is found among people who take Atenolol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 80,084 people who have side effects while taking Atenolol from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,592 have Cough. Find out below who they are, when they have Cough and more.
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Atenolol has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 82,756 Atenolol users)
Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 75,681 Cough patients)
On Feb, 12, 2015: 80,084 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol. Among them, 1,595 people (1.99%) have Cough.
Time on Atenolol when people have Cough * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Cough when taking Atenolol * :
Age of people who have Cough when taking Atenolol * :
Severity of Cough when taking Atenolol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Cough ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (257 people, 16.11%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (121 people, 7.59%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (64 people, 4.01%)
- Depression (60 people, 3.76%)
- Osteoporosis (58 people, 3.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (438 people, 27.46%)
- Lisinopril (206 people, 12.92%)
- Lipitor (196 people, 12.29%)
- Simvastatin (180 people, 11.29%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (167 people, 10.47%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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i have breast cancer and i was not feel well so went to doctor and they put me no penicillin vk are they shue it all right to take them
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