Related topic: Benicar, Anxiety
Review: could Benicar cause Anxiety?
Summary: Anxiety could be caused by Benicar, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Aspirin, and have Hypertension.
We study 12,856 people who have side effects while taking Benicar from FDA and social media. Among them, 652 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.
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Benicar (latest outcomes from 13,703 users) has active ingredients of olmesartan medoxomil. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Anxiety (latest reports from 1,278,121 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 12,842 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar. Among them, 655 people (5.10%) have Anxiety. They amount to 0.05% of all the 1,278,078 people who have Anxiety on eHealthMe.
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, 28.09%)
- Depression (70 people, 10.69%)
- Osteoporosis (68 people, 10.38%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (68 people, 10.38%)
- Anxiety (51 people, 7.79%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (200 people, 30.53%)
- Zometa (165 people, 25.19%)
- Toprol-xl (137 people, 20.92%)
- Norvasc (133 people, 20.31%)
- Lipitor (127 people, 19.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Benicar (olmesartan medoxomil) is often used for high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions Benicar is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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Hummingflower on Apr, 21, 2014:
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Hummingflower on Apr, 21, 2014:
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