Benicar and Traumatic brain injury - from FDA reports
Traumatic brain injury is found among people who take Benicar, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Ativan, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Traumatic brain injury 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, 7 people (0.04%) have Traumatic brain injury
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Traumatic brain injury when taking Benicar *:
- female: 14.29 %
- male: 85.71 %
Age of people who have Traumatic brain injury when taking Benicar *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 100 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (6 people, 85.71%)
- Hypothyroidism (1 person, 14.29%)
- Fibromyalgia (1 person, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tricor (6 people, 85.71%)
- Prilosec (6 people, 85.71%)
- Paxil Cr (6 people, 85.71%)
- Ativan (6 people, 85.71%)
- Synthroid (1 person, 14.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Agitation (7 people, 100.00%)
- Weight Decreased (6 people, 85.71%)
- Injury (6 people, 85.71%)
- Hemiparesis (6 people, 85.71%)
- Balance Disorder (6 people, 85.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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