Atenolol and Fluid retention - from FDA reports
Fluid retention is found among people who take Atenolol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lasix, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Fluid retention with Atenolol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 113,829 people who have side effects when taking Atenolol from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 22, 2017
113,829 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol.
Among them, 460 people (0.4%) have Fluid Retention
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Atenolol when people have Fluid Retention *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 40 %
- 5 - 10 years: 20 %
- 10+ years: 40 %
Gender of people who have Fluid Retention when taking Atenolol *:
- female: 65.05 %
- male: 34.95 %
Age of people who have Fluid Retention when taking Atenolol *:
- 0-1: 0.27 %
- 2-9: 0.27 %
- 10-19: 0.54 %
- 20-29: 0.54 %
- 30-39: 3.0 %
- 40-49: 9.26 %
- 50-59: 19.07 %
- 60+: 67.03 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (70 people, 15.22%)
- Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (26 people, 5.65%)
- Diabetes (22 people, 4.78%)
- Pain (21 people, 4.57%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (21 people, 4.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (73 people, 15.87%)
- Lipitor (59 people, 12.83%)
- Aspirin (59 people, 12.83%)
- Avandia (45 people, 9.78%)
- Furosemide (38 people, 8.26%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (99 people, 21.52%)
- Breathing Difficulty (90 people, 19.57%)
- Oedema Peripheral (80 people, 17.39%)
- High Blood Pressure (80 people, 17.39%)
- Cardiac Failure Congestive (72 people, 15.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Fluid retention when taking Atenolol?
Atenolol has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Atenolol 118,892 users)
Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 38,287 Fluid retention patients).
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