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Review: could Benicar cause Nausea?

Summary: Nausea is found among people who take Benicar, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Benicar hct, and have High blood pressure.

We study 12,899 people who have side effects while taking Benicar from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,049 have Nausea. Find out below who they are, when they have Nausea and more.

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Benicar

Benicar has active ingredients of olmesartan medoxomil. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 13,748 Benicar users)

Nausea

Nausea has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, quit smoking, depression, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 264,665 Nausea patients)

On Jan, 28, 2015: 12,899 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar. Among them, 1,049 people (8.13%) have Nausea.

Trend of Nausea in Benicar reports

Time on Benicar when people have Nausea * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Nausea48.00%15.00%2.00%15.00%13.00%6.00%1.00%

Gender of people who have Nausea when taking Benicar * :

FemaleMale
Nausea76.80%23.20%

Age of people who have Nausea when taking Benicar * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Nausea0.00%0.00%0.21%0.73%4.50%11.19%25.73%57.64%

Severity of Nausea when taking Benicar ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Nausea25.00%62.50%12.50%0.00%

How people recovered from Nausea ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Nausea0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (324 people, 30.89%)
  2. Smoking cessation therapy (91 people, 8.67%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (69 people, 6.58%)
  4. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (62 people, 5.91%)
  5. Osteoporosis (60 people, 5.72%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Benicar hct (208 people, 19.83%)
  2. Aspirin (208 people, 19.83%)
  3. Lipitor (148 people, 14.11%)
  4. Nexium (141 people, 13.44%)
  5. Synthroid (129 people, 12.30%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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