Review: could Cartia xt cause Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs?
We study 2,344 people who have side effects while taking Cartia xt from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs. Find out below who they are, when they have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs and more.
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Cartia xt (latest outcomes from 2,460 users) has active ingredients of diltiazem hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs (latest reports from 4,261 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hypothyroidism.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 2,342 people reported to have side effects when taking Cartia xt. Among them, 2 people (0.09%) have Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs. They amount to 0.05% of all the 4,194 people who have Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs on eHealthMe.
Time on Cartia xt when people have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs when taking Cartia xt * :
|Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs||50.00%||50.00% |
Age of people who have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs when taking Cartia xt * :
|Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs when taking Cartia xt ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension - essential (1 people, 50.00%)
- A-fib (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 weeks ago):
I've been taking this med with vitamins and it seems the symptoms are getting worse. My sister calls it water retention but i have never had that before. from my thighs, knees, legs, ankles, feet and toes -- all swelling mostly at night.
From this study (1 year ago):
LBBB SHOWED UP ON EKG.....WAITING TO TAKE AN ECHOCARDIGRAM....I THOUGHT DILTIAZEM CAN CAUSE BUNDLE BRANCH BLOCK
Y/.ZOHAR on May, 9, 2013:
I WAS UNDER WARFARIN TREATMENT FOR 7 MONTHS AFTER D.V.T. WITH LUNG EMBOLIISM. OEDEMA OF MY ANKLES APPEARED DURING THE ABOVE TREATMENT. WHEN I INTERRUPTED THE WARFARIN ( AFTER A 7 MONTHS TREATMENT)THE ABOVE MENTIONED OEDEMA SLOWLY DISSAPPEARED .
Y. ZOHAR M.D.
From this study (1 year ago):
I have been taking cartia xt for almost a month. my feet, ankles are swollen. My right calf muscle is painful.
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