Review: could Benicar cause Anxiety (Stress and anxiety)?
Summary: Anxiety is found among people who take Benicar, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 12,907 people who have side effects while taking Benicar from FDA and social media. Among them, 656 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.
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Benicar has active ingredients of olmesartan medoxomil. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 13,758 Benicar users)
Anxiety has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 212,791 Anxiety patients)
On Apr, 17, 2015: 12,907 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar. Among them, 656 people (5.08%) have Anxiety.
Time on Benicar when people have Anxiety * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Benicar * :
Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Benicar * :
Severity of Anxiety when taking Benicar ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Anxiety ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (184 people, 28.05%)
- Depression (70 people, 10.67%)
- Osteoporosis (68 people, 10.37%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (68 people, 10.37%)
- Anxiety (51 people, 7.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (200 people, 30.49%)
- Zometa (165 people, 25.15%)
- Toprol-xl (137 people, 20.88%)
- Norvasc (133 people, 20.27%)
- Lipitor (127 people, 19.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Flecainide Acetate for a 54-year old woman with Irregular Heartbeat. The patient has Anxiety Aggravated
- A study of side effects of Humira for a 39-year old woman with Crohn's Disease. The patient has Anxiety, Apprehension, Feeling Uptight, Jitters, Stress, Stress And Anxiety, Tension
- A study of drug interactions between Norco, Zanaflex for a 43-year old woman with Pain, Muscle Spasms. The patient has Anxiety, Heart Rate Increased, Spider Fingers
- A study of side effects of Micronor for a 23-year old woman with Birth Control. The patient has Anxiety
- A study of side effects of Xanax for a 38-year old man with Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Anxiety Aggravated
Recent Benicar related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Avapro, Olmetec for a 55-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Diovan, Cozaar, Benicar, Avapro for a 62-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Benicar, Losartan, Bisoprolol Fumarate, Bystolic for a 71-year old man who has Hypertension
- Comparions of Cozaar, Benicar for a 75-year old woman who has Hypertension - Essential
- Comparions of Olmesartan Medoxomil, Losartan Potassium, Valsartan for a 70-year old man who has Hypertension
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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