Atenolol and Withdrawal syndrome - from FDA reports
Withdrawal syndrome 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 Simvastatin, and have High blood pressure . We study 109,250 people who have side effects while taking Atenolol from FDA. Among them, 138 have Withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Withdrawal syndrome and more.
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Atenolol has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Atenolol 114,198 users)
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, back pain, muscle spasticity (latest reports from 13,481 Withdrawal syndrome patients).
On Jan, 31, 2017
109,250 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol.
Among them, 138 people (0.13%) have Withdrawal Syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Atenolol when people have Withdrawal Syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 22.22 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.22 %
- 6 - 12 months: 22.22 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 33.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Withdrawal Syndrome when taking Atenolol *:
- female: 69.4 %
- male: 30.6 %
Age of people who have Withdrawal Syndrome when taking Atenolol *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.88 %
- 10-19: 1.77 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 7.08 %
- 40-49: 30.09 %
- 50-59: 22.12 %
- 60+: 38.05 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (50 people, 36.23%)
- Depression (28 people, 20.29%)
- Pain (23 people, 16.67%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (23 people, 16.67%)
- Stress And Anxiety (21 people, 15.22%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Simvastatin (21 people, 15.22%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (18 people, 13.04%)
- Lisinopril (14 people, 10.14%)
- Cymbalta (13 people, 9.42%)
- Xanax (10 people, 7.25%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Headache (30 people, 21.74%)
- Stress And Anxiety (23 people, 16.67%)
- Malaise (23 people, 16.67%)
- Dizziness (22 people, 15.94%)
- Fatigue (20 people, 14.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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