Review: could Beta - sitosterol cause High blood pressure?
Summary: High blood pressure could be caused by Beta - sitosterol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take Calcium chelate, and have Prostate infection.
We study 2 people who have side effects while taking Beta - sitosterol from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 2 people reported to have side effects when taking Beta - sitosterol. Among them, 1 people (50.00%) has High Blood Pressure. They amount to 0.00% of all the 1,160,704 people who have High Blood Pressure on eHealthMe.
Time on Beta - sitosterol when people have High blood pressure * :
Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Beta - sitosterol * :
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Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Beta - sitosterol * :
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Severity of High blood pressure when taking Beta - sitosterol ** :
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How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prostate infection (1 people, 100.00%)
- Prostate cancer stage 0 (1 people, 100.00%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Calcium chelate (1 people, 100.00%)
- Magnesium carbonate (1 people, 100.00%)
- Omega-3 oil (1 people, 100.00%)
- Vitamin d (1 people, 100.00%)
- Coq-10 (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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