Benicar and Renal failure - from FDA reports


Summary

Renal failure is found among people who take Benicar, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Benicar Hct, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Renal failure 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 Aug, 26, 2017

19,763 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar.
Among them, 574 people (2.9%) have Renal failure


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Benicar cause Renal failure?

Time on Benicar when people have Renal failure *:

  • < 1 month: 6.14 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 12.28 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.89 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 14.04 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 21.05 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 35.09 %
  • 10+ years: 3.51 %

Gender of people who have Renal failure when taking Benicar *:

  • female: 61.36 %
  • male: 38.64 %

Age of people who have Renal failure when taking Benicar *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.27 %
  • 30-39: 3.5 %
  • 40-49: 9.55 %
  • 50-59: 26.43 %
  • 60+: 59.24 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (39 people, 6.79%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (38 people, 6.62%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (28 people, 4.88%)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (28 people, 4.88%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (20 people, 3.48%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Benicar Hct (96 people, 16.72%)
  • Lasix (93 people, 16.20%)
  • Aspirin (63 people, 10.98%)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (56 people, 9.76%)
  • Protonix (54 people, 9.41%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Malabsorption (204 people, 35.54%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (108 people, 18.82%)
  • Pain (107 people, 18.64%)
  • Anaemia (100 people, 17.42%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (90 people, 15.68%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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