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. This review analyzes which people have Withdrawal syndrome with Atenolol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 113,829 people who have side effects when taking Atenolol from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 15, 2017
113,829 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol.
Among them, 146 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: 69.5 %
- male: 30.5 %
Age of people who have Withdrawal Syndrome when taking Atenolol *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.83 %
- 10-19: 2.5 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 6.67 %
- 40-49: 29.17 %
- 50-59: 21.67 %
- 60+: 39.17 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (56 people, 38.36%)
- Depression (31 people, 21.23%)
- Pain (25 people, 17.12%)
- Stress And Anxiety (24 people, 16.44%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (24 people, 16.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Simvastatin (21 people, 14.38%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (18 people, 12.33%)
- Lisinopril (14 people, 9.59%)
- Cymbalta (14 people, 9.59%)
- Xanax (11 people, 7.53%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Headache (31 people, 21.23%)
- Stress And Anxiety (24 people, 16.44%)
- Malaise (24 people, 16.44%)
- Dizziness (22 people, 15.07%)
- Insomnia (20 people, 13.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Atenolol?
Atenolol has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Atenolol 118,892 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, fibromyalgia (latest reports from 15,159 Withdrawal syndrome patients).
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