Review: could Atenolol cause Upset Stomach?


Upset stomach is found among people who take Atenolol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypertension . We study 80,465 people who have side effects while taking Atenolol from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,586 have Upset stomach. Find out below who they are, when they have Upset stomach and more.

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Atenolol has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Atenolol 82,266 users)

Upset Stomach

Upset stomach has been reported by people with fever, renal failure acute, sepsis, pneumonia, thrombocytopenia (latest reports from 138,611 Upset stomach patients).

On Jul, 23, 2016

80,465 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol.
Among them, 2,586 people (3.21%) have Upset Stomach

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Atenolol cause Upset stomach?

Time on Atenolol when people have Upset Stomach *:

  • < 1 month: 12.31 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 13.85 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 1.54 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 15.38 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 32.31 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 18.46 %
  • 10+ years: 6.15 %

Gender of people who have Upset Stomach when taking Atenolol *:

  • female: 67.79 %
  • male: 32.21 %

Age of people who have Upset Stomach when taking Atenolol *:

  • 0-1: 0.22 %
  • 2-9: 0.44 %
  • 10-19: 0.7 %
  • 20-29: 1.85 %
  • 30-39: 5.76 %
  • 40-49: 11.53 %
  • 50-59: 23.71 %
  • 60+: 55.79 %

Severity if Upset Stomach when taking Atenolol **:

  • least: 16.67 %
  • moderate: 55.56 %
  • severe: 27.78 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Upset Stomach **:

  • while on drug: 10 %
  • after off the drug: 10 %
  • not yet: 80 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (408 people)
  • Depression (191 people)
  • Pain (145 people)
  • Anxiety (109 people)
  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (94 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (505 people)
  • Lisinopril (303 people)
  • Simvastatin (295 people)
  • Furosemide (247 people)
  • Lipitor (241 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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