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Related topic: Atenolol, Peripheral neuropathy

Review: could Atenolol cause Peripheral neuropathy?

Summary: Peripheral neuropathy could be caused by Atenolol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take Aspirin, and have Neuropathy.

We study 79,910 people who have side effects while taking Atenolol from FDA and social media. Among them, 81 have Peripheral neuropathy. Find out below who they are, when they have Peripheral neuropathy and more.

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Atenolol

Atenolol (latest outcomes from 82,551 users) has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Peripheral neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy (damage to nerves of the peripheral nervous system) (latest reports from 25,555 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure, pain.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 79,811 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol. Among them, 186 people (0.23%) have Peripheral Neuropathy. They amount to 0.75% of all the 24,752 people who have Peripheral Neuropathy on eHealthMe.

Trend of Peripheral neuropathy in Atenolol reports

Time on Atenolol when people have Peripheral neuropathy * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Peripheral neuropathy0.00%0.00%16.67%0.00%16.67%33.33%33.33%

Gender of people who have Peripheral neuropathy when taking Atenolol * :

FemaleMale
Peripheral neuropathy49.48%50.52%

Age of people who have Peripheral neuropathy when taking Atenolol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Peripheral neuropathy0.00%1.23%0.00%0.00%0.62%10.49%27.78%59.88%

Severity of Peripheral neuropathy when taking Atenolol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Peripheral neuropathy0.00%85.71%14.29%0.00%

How people recovered from Peripheral neuropathy ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Peripheral neuropathy0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Neuropathy (13 people, 6.99%)
  2. Hypertension (11 people, 5.91%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (11 people, 5.91%)
  4. Rheumatoid arthritis (6 people, 3.23%)
  5. Depression (5 people, 2.69%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (30 people, 16.13%)
  2. Lipitor (25 people, 13.44%)
  3. Neurontin (19 people, 10.22%)
  4. Acetylsalicylic acid srt (17 people, 9.14%)
  5. Lasix (17 people, 9.14%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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