Review: could Atenolol cause Sexual dysfunction?
Summary: Sexual dysfunction could be caused by Atenolol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take Aspirin, and have Erectile dysfunction.
We study 79,901 people who have side effects while taking Atenolol from FDA and social media. Among them, 408 have Sexual dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Sexual dysfunction and more.
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Atenolol (latest outcomes from 82,551 users) has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Sexual dysfunction (difficulty experienced by an individual or a couple during any stage of a normal sexual activity) (latest reports from 130,286 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.
On Apr, 7, 2014: 79,811 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol. Among them, 418 people (0.52%) have Sexual Dysfunction. They amount to 0.33% of all the 128,079 people who have Sexual Dysfunction on eHealthMe.
Time on Atenolol when people have Sexual dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sexual dysfunction||0.00%||3.57%||3.57%||3.57%||28.57%||32.14%||28.57% |
Gender of people who have Sexual dysfunction when taking Atenolol * :
|Sexual dysfunction||4.62%||95.38% |
Age of people who have Sexual dysfunction when taking Atenolol * :
|Sexual dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||1.09%||0.54%||2.45%||10.33%||29.62%||55.98% |
Severity of Sexual dysfunction when taking Atenolol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sexual dysfunction||3.70%||37.04%||48.15%||11.11% |
How people recovered from Sexual dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sexual dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Erectile dysfunction (99 people, 23.68%)
- Hypertension (58 people, 13.88%)
- Depression (33 people, 7.89%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (27 people, 6.46%)
- Anxiety (21 people, 5.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (105 people, 25.12%)
- Viagra (104 people, 24.88%)
- Levitra (90 people, 21.53%)
- Lisinopril (64 people, 15.31%)
- Lipitor (53 people, 12.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Atenolol (atenolol) is often used for high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions Atenolol is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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