Review: could Atenolol cause Peripheral neuropathy?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 26, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.1/4
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, 186 have Peripheral neuropathy. See who they are, when they have Peripheral neuropathy 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, heart palpitations. Commonly reported side effects of Atenolol include nausea, nausea aggravated, weakness, fatigue, dizziness.
Peripheral neuropathy (damage to nerves of the peripheral nervous system) (latest reports from 25,416 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure, pain.
On Feb, 26, 2014: 77,076 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol. Among them, 186 people (0.24%) have Peripheral Neuropathy.
Time on Atenolol when people have Peripheral neuropathy * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Peripheral neuropathy||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||0.00%||16.67%||33.33%||33.33% |
Gender of people who have Peripheral neuropathy when taking Atenolol * :
|Peripheral neuropathy||49.48%||50.52% |
Age of people who have Peripheral neuropathy when taking Atenolol * :
|Peripheral neuropathy||0.00%||1.23%||0.00%||0.00%||0.62%||10.49%||27.78%||59.88% |
Severity of Peripheral neuropathy when taking Atenolol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Peripheral neuropathy||0.00%||85.71%||14.29%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Peripheral neuropathy ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Peripheral neuropathy||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Neuropathy (13 people, 6.99%)
- Hypertension (11 people, 5.91%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (11 people, 5.91%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (6 people, 3.23%)
- Depression (5 people, 2.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (30 people, 16.13%)
- Lipitor (25 people, 13.44%)
- Neurontin (19 people, 10.22%)
- Acetylsalicylic acid srt (17 people, 9.14%)
- Lasix (17 people, 9.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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