Review: could Benicar cause Erectile dysfunction (Erection problems)?
Summary: Erectile dysfunction is found among people who take Benicar, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zoloft, and have High blood pressure.
We study 12,904 people who have side effects while taking Benicar from FDA and social media. Among them, 92 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more.
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Benicar has active ingredients of olmesartan medoxomil. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 13,755 Benicar users)
Erectile dysfunction has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain, hair loss. (latest reports from 32,192 Erectile dysfunction patients)
On Feb, 11, 2015: 12,899 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar. Among them, 93 people (0.72%) have Erectile Dysfunction.
Time on Benicar when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||14.29%||9.52%||19.05%||14.29%||38.10%||4.76%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Benicar * :
|Erectile dysfunction||2.15%||97.85% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Benicar * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.90%||5.80%||18.84%||23.19%||49.28% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Benicar ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||56.25%||37.50%||6.25% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (30 people, 32.26%)
- Erectile dysfunction (15 people, 16.13%)
- Depression (11 people, 11.83%)
- Multiple myeloma (10 people, 10.75%)
- Neoplasm malignant (9 people, 9.68%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zoloft (27 people, 29.03%)
- Zometa (24 people, 25.81%)
- Aspirin (23 people, 24.73%)
- Levitra (20 people, 21.51%)
- Viagra (20 people, 21.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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