Review: could Benicar cause Celiac disease - sprue?
Summary: Celiac disease - sprue could be caused by Benicar, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Benicar hct, and have Hypertension.
We study 12,856 people who have side effects while taking Benicar from FDA and social media. Among them, 70 have Celiac disease - sprue. Find out below who they are, when they have Celiac disease - sprue 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.
Celiac disease - sprue
Celiac disease - sprue (a disease of the small intestine) (latest reports from 9,696 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, hypothyroidism, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 16, 2014: 12,856 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar. Among them, 70 people (0.54%) have Celiac Disease - Sprue. They amount to 0.72% of all the 9,681 people who have Celiac Disease - Sprue on eHealthMe.
Time on Benicar when people have Celiac disease - sprue * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Celiac disease - sprue||57.14%||0.00%||0.00%||2.86%||37.14%||2.86%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Celiac disease - sprue when taking Benicar * :
|Celiac disease - sprue||62.34%||37.66% |
Age of people who have Celiac disease - sprue when taking Benicar * :
|Celiac disease - sprue||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.29%||11.43%||84.29% |
Severity of Celiac disease - sprue when taking Benicar ** :
How people recovered from Celiac disease - sprue ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (63 people, 90.00%)
- Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 2.86%)
- Depression (2 people, 2.86%)
- Macular degeneration (2 people, 2.86%)
- Arrhythmia (2 people, 2.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Benicar hct (31 people, 44.29%)
- Norvasc (10 people, 14.29%)
- Pravastatin (6 people, 8.57%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 8.57%)
- Lipitor (6 people, 8.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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