Benicar and Celiac disease - sprue - from FDA reports
Celiac disease - sprue 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 Benicar Hct, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Celiac disease - sprue with Benicar. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 19,763 people who have side effects when taking Benicar from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 24, 2017
19,763 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar.
Among them, 287 people (1.45%) have Celiac disease - sprue
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benicar when people have Celiac disease - sprue *:
- < 1 month: 10.88 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10.2 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.08 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.33 %
- 2 - 5 years: 38.1 %
- 5 - 10 years: 17.01 %
- 10+ years: 3.4 %
Gender of people who have Celiac disease - sprue when taking Benicar *:
- female: 57.72 %
- male: 42.28 %
Age of people who have Celiac disease - sprue when taking Benicar *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.97 %
- 40-49: 9.71 %
- 50-59: 17.48 %
- 60+: 71.84 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (12 people, 4.18%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (12 people, 4.18%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (11 people, 3.83%)
- Stress And Anxiety (8 people, 2.79%)
- Depression (7 people, 2.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Benicar Hct (144 people, 50.17%)
- Norvasc (22 people, 7.67%)
- Lipitor (15 people, 5.23%)
- Amlodipine (15 people, 5.23%)
- Synthroid (12 people, 4.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Malabsorption (210 people, 73.17%)
- Haemorrhoids (76 people, 26.48%)
- Hiatal Hernia (70 people, 24.39%)
- Hypotension (68 people, 23.69%)
- Diverticulum (59 people, 20.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I suffer with costochondritis and coeliac disease. I'm so ill I can barely function and sometimes I wonder if I'll ever get better again. I've lost a huge amount of weight and this has been a continuous battle for the last 1/2 years. I'm aged 21 yet weigh a mere 6st7. I love food and always have ...
User reviews to the study
77 yrs old and taking 20mg Benicar nightly for 3-4 years. Changed to 10mg every other night with 20 mg on the alternate nights. Noticed immediately significant lessening of constipation and reduced tiredness.
Have been on Benicar for years and now on generic for 3 days. Makes me feel awful and pulse went up to 115 nd bp went to 154/105. Is anyone else hveing troubles with generic? Going to go off and try brand again
I get terrible heartburn and constipation from losartan. I didn't know why till I found an article by accident that said people who are gluten intolerant should not take arb's. Valsartan was even worse +made my feet swollen. I am going tomorrow to explain all of this