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Review: could Atenolol cause Dizziness?

Summary: Dizziness is found among people who take Atenolol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.

We study 80,065 people who have side effects while taking Atenolol from FDA and social media. Among them, 4,036 have Dizziness. Find out below who they are, when they have Dizziness and more.

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Atenolol

Atenolol has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 82,740 Atenolol users)

Dizziness

Dizziness has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 162,178 Dizziness patients)

On Jan, 27, 2015: 80,065 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol. Among them, 4,036 people (5.04%) have Dizziness.

Trend of Dizziness in Atenolol reports

Time on Atenolol when people have Dizziness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Dizziness21.70%15.57%8.02%12.74%11.79%11.79%18.40%

Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Atenolol * :

FemaleMale
Dizziness60.38%39.62%

Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Atenolol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dizziness0.05%0.05%0.48%1.34%4.06%8.73%19.34%65.93%

Severity of Dizziness when taking Atenolol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dizziness15.94%57.97%24.64%1.45%

How people recovered from Dizziness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Dizziness8.70%4.35%86.96%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (905 people, 22.42%)
  2. Depression (258 people, 6.39%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (207 people, 5.13%)
  4. Pain (205 people, 5.08%)
  5. Osteoporosis (204 people, 5.05%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (1,166 people, 28.89%)
  2. Lisinopril (563 people, 13.95%)
  3. Lipitor (523 people, 12.96%)
  4. Hydrochlorothiazide (458 people, 11.35%)
  5. Simvastatin (445 people, 11.03%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (8 months ago):

  • I am menopausal. Some night sweats, emotional issues, occasional depression. I am usually at a HR of 80 and sometimes I have pvcs and pacs (tested benign). I have occasional tachycardia. Recently I have begun having spells where I feel light-headed, kind of like I need to think to breathe,(like when I was on Vicodin) and my pulse rate goes down to 60 with some pvcs. I have NEVER had a slow heart rate. Everyone in my family has Tachycardia with pvc's (an electrical genetic defect I guess).

    Reply

  • From this study (9 months ago):

  • Hard time functioning daily. very confused and have a hard time following directions. Very wobbly and off balance. Groggy.

    Reply

    aaron32 on Apr, 24, 2014:

    Normally this happens when we have improper diet, have stressful schedule, drink too much beverages, less sleep or may be lack of sound sleep.
    It is necessary at this point to pay attention
    1. to have NUTRITIOUS diet.
    2. to drink sufficient water.
    3. to go to the bed on time so can have 6-8 hrs rest
    4. Most important Meditiate. "Mindfullness in plane English" a book can help properly in this case.
    5. Please choose slow but permanent solution rather than seeking tablets mostly sleeping pills as quick solution.

    Reply

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