Review: could Benicar hct cause Sweating - excessive (Hyperhidrosis)?
Summary: Sweating - excessive is found among people who take Benicar hct, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Meloxicam, and have Depression.
We study 340 people who have side effects while taking Benicar hct from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Sweating - excessive. Find out below who they are, when they have Sweating - excessive and more.
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Benicar hct has active ingredients of hydrochlorothiazide; olmesartan medoxomil. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 630 Benicar hct users)
Sweating - excessive
Sweating - excessive (abnormally increased sweating) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 42,861 Sweating - excessive patients)
On Feb, 3, 2015: 337 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar hct. Among them, 8 people (2.37%) have Sweating - Excessive.
Time on Benicar hct when people have Sweating - excessive * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sweating - excessive||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Benicar hct * :
|Sweating - excessive||37.50%||62.50% |
Age of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Benicar hct * :
|Sweating - excessive||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||83.33% |
Severity of Sweating - excessive when taking Benicar hct ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sweating - excessive||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Sweating - excessive ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sweating - excessive||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (4 people, 50.00%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 37.50%)
- High blood pressure (1 people, 12.50%)
- Iron deficiency anaemia (1 people, 12.50%)
- Muscle contractions involuntary (1 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Meloxicam (3 people, 37.50%)
- Aricept (3 people, 37.50%)
- Aspirin (3 people, 37.50%)
- Vytorin (3 people, 37.50%)
- Ambien (3 people, 37.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hi, I would just like to ask if anyone has found a connection between hyperhidrosis and spondylolisthesis. I have been suffering from hyperhidrosis since I was roughly fifteen (2002). I was recently diagnosed with spondylolisthesis (2012) which the doctor attributed to my rowing through school and university. He mentioned I was probably born with the condition and it was aggravated by the rocking motion of my back during the sport.
The hyperhidrosis started roughly a year after I started rowing and got progressively worse over the years affecting just my feet and hands, to affecting my body as a whole. My hands feet and armpits are still the worst, but my back and legs are not far behind. Since 2012 when my spondylolisthesis became a serious issue, I've started sweating at night quite regularly, which is now I feel a step that has made this condition unbearable.
So again, does anyone know or heard of these two conditions have some sort of connection? Your input will be most helpful.
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