Review: could Atenolol cause Neuropathy peripheral?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 12, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 77,142 people who take Atenolol. Among them, 663 have Neuropathy peripheral. Find out who they are, when they have Neuropathy peripheral and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Atenolol (latest outcomes from 82,513 users) has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Atenolol include nausea, nausea aggravated, weakness, fatigue, dizziness.
Neuropathy peripheral (surface nerve damage) (latest reports from 194,392 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain.
On Mar, 12, 2014: 77,142 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol. Among them, 663 people (0.86%) have Neuropathy Peripheral. They amount to 0.34% of all the 193,735 people who have Neuropathy Peripheral.
Time on Atenolol when people have Neuropathy peripheral * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Neuropathy peripheral||23.08%||0.00%||0.00%||15.38%||30.77%||23.08%||7.69% |
Gender of people who have Neuropathy peripheral when taking Atenolol * :
|Neuropathy peripheral||56.38%||43.62% |
Age of people who have Neuropathy peripheral when taking Atenolol * :
|Neuropathy peripheral||0.00%||1.44%||0.00%||0.90%||6.85%||14.95%||24.14%||51.71% |
Severity of Neuropathy peripheral when taking Atenolol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Neuropathy peripheral||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Neuropathy peripheral ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Neuropathy peripheral||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (101 people, 15.23%)
- Multiple myeloma (80 people, 12.07%)
- Pain (71 people, 10.71%)
- Depression (62 people, 9.35%)
- Anxiety (54 people, 8.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (236 people, 35.60%)
- Aspirin (227 people, 34.24%)
- Lipitor (184 people, 27.75%)
- Lasix (172 people, 25.94%)
- Aredia (155 people, 23.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (10 months ago):
i was prescribed atenolol about 9yrs ago after an accident,(broken ankle)to bring my heart rate down before the operation on the ankle.have been prescribed ever since.i have been on the amlopine & enalapril for about 20yrs, but am concerned the atenolol is the cause of my neuropathy as it has occured in the last 6 to 7 yrs.please advise.
From this study (4 years ago):
Type2x_ on Jun, 14, 2010:
Hi! You know your self better than a doctor that's why they ask you what's going on when you go. I follow my feelings and don't forget Doctors sometimes are going by the claims of drug salesman.
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