Benicar hct and Blood pressure increased - from FDA reports
Blood pressure increased is found among people who take Benicar hct, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Benicar, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Blood pressure increased with Benicar hct. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,725 people who have side effects when taking Benicar hct from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 07, 2017
2,725 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar Hct.
Among them, 164 people (6.02%) have Blood Pressure Increased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benicar Hct when people have Blood Pressure Increased *:
- < 1 month: 32.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 7.5 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.5 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 30.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 15.0 %
- 10+ years: 2.5 %
Gender of people who have Blood Pressure Increased when taking Benicar Hct *:
- female: 68.89 %
- male: 31.11 %
Age of people who have Blood Pressure Increased when taking Benicar Hct *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.19 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 3.57 %
- 40-49: 8.33 %
- 50-59: 29.76 %
- 60+: 57.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (13 people, 7.93%)
- Pain (12 people, 7.32%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (10 people, 6.10%)
- Sleep Disorder (8 people, 4.88%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (7 people, 4.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Benicar (40 people, 24.39%)
- Amlodipine (13 people, 7.93%)
- Crestor (12 people, 7.32%)
- Metformin (11 people, 6.71%)
- Synthroid (9 people, 5.49%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (29 people, 17.68%)
- Muscle Spasms (19 people, 11.59%)
- Headache (19 people, 11.59%)
- Fatigue (19 people, 11.59%)
- Stress And Anxiety (17 people, 10.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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