Atenolol and Peripheral neuropathy - from FDA reports


Peripheral neuropathy is found among people who take Atenolol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Neurontin, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Peripheral neuropathy with Atenolol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 116,118 people who have side effects when taking Atenolol from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

116,118 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol.
Among them, 81 people (0.07%) have Peripheral neuropathy

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Atenolol cause Peripheral neuropathy?

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

  • female: 49.38 %
  • male: 50.62 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 1.75 %
  • 40-49: 14.04 %
  • 50-59: 26.32 %
  • 60+: 57.89 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Cholesterol (9 people, 11.11%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (6 people, 7.41%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (5 people, 6.17%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (4 people, 4.94%)
  • Depression (4 people, 4.94%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Neurontin (17 people, 20.99%)
  • Aspirin (16 people, 19.75%)
  • Lipitor (12 people, 14.81%)
  • Lasix (11 people, 13.58%)
  • Lyrica (10 people, 12.35%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (14 people, 17.28%)
  • Weakness (12 people, 14.81%)
  • Weight Increased (10 people, 12.35%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (10 people, 12.35%)
  • Drug Ineffective (10 people, 12.35%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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