Review: could Atenolol cause Fluid retention?
Summary: Fluid retention is found among people who take Atenolol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. We study 80,117 people who have side effects while taking Atenolol from FDA and social media. Among them, 331 have Fluid retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Fluid retention and more.
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Atenolol has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 82,790 Atenolol users)
Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 18,467 Fluid retention patients)
On Apr, 26, 2015: 80,107 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol. Among them, 331 people (0.41%) have Fluid Retention.
Time on Atenolol when people have Fluid retention * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Fluid retention||28.57%||0.00%||14.29%||14.29%||0.00%||14.29%||28.57% |
Gender of people who have Fluid retention when taking Atenolol * :
|Fluid retention||63.39%||36.61% |
Age of people who have Fluid retention when taking Atenolol * :
|Fluid retention||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.05%||11.30%||21.58%||65.07% |
Severity of Fluid retention when taking Atenolol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Fluid retention||22.22%||33.33%||33.33%||11.11% |
How people recovered from Fluid retention ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Fluid retention||25.00%||0.00%||75.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (46 people, 13.90%)
- Diabetes mellitus (11 people, 3.32%)
- Fibromyalgia (11 people, 3.32%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (11 people, 3.32%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (10 people, 3.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (81 people, 24.47%)
- Lipitor (52 people, 15.71%)
- Lasix (49 people, 14.80%)
- Avandia (42 people, 12.69%)
- Furosemide (32 people, 9.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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