Benicar and Nausea - from FDA reports
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 Lipitor, and have Type 2 diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Nausea 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, 22, 2017
19,763 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar.
Among them, 1,422 people (7.2%) have Nausea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benicar when people have Nausea *:
- < 1 month: 44.23 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10.58 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.81 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.62 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20.19 %
- 5 - 10 years: 9.62 %
- 10+ years: 0.96 %
Gender of people who have Nausea when taking Benicar *:
- female: 75.06 %
- male: 24.94 %
Age of people who have Nausea when taking Benicar *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.18 %
- 20-29: 0.9 %
- 30-39: 3.85 %
- 40-49: 9.94 %
- 50-59: 23.63 %
- 60+: 61.5 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (122 people, 8.58%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (111 people, 7.81%)
- Quit Smoking (91 people, 6.40%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (86 people, 6.05%)
- Osteoporosis (71 people, 4.99%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lipitor (159 people, 11.18%)
- Synthroid (149 people, 10.48%)
- Aspirin (148 people, 10.41%)
- Nexium (143 people, 10.06%)
- Lasix (129 people, 9.07%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea And Vomiting (488 people, 34.32%)
- Diarrhea (369 people, 25.95%)
- Fatigue (311 people, 21.87%)
- Dizziness (304 people, 21.38%)
- Headache (282 people, 19.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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