Review: could Celexa cause Blood Pressure Increased?


Blood pressure increased is found among people who take Celexa, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression . We study 31,087 people who have side effects while taking Celexa from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,268 have Blood pressure increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood pressure increased and more.

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Celexa has active ingredients of citalopram hydrobromide. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Celexa 33,389 users)

Blood Pressure Increased

Blood pressure increased has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, drug ineffective, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 369,739 Blood pressure increased patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

31,087 people reported to have side effects when taking Celexa.
Among them, 1,268 people (4.08%) have Blood Pressure Increased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Celexa cause Blood pressure increased?

Time on Celexa when people have Blood Pressure Increased *:

  • < 1 month: 18.75 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.75 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 18.75 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 26.25 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10.0 %
  • 10+ years: 2.5 %

Gender of people who have Blood Pressure Increased when taking Celexa *:

  • female: 71.73 %
  • male: 28.27 %

Age of people who have Blood Pressure Increased when taking Celexa *:

  • 0-1: 0.18 %
  • 2-9: 0.18 %
  • 10-19: 1.71 %
  • 20-29: 4.14 %
  • 30-39: 8.18 %
  • 40-49: 23.74 %
  • 50-59: 29.14 %
  • 60+: 32.73 %

Severity if Blood Pressure Increased when taking Celexa **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 84.62 %
  • severe: 15.38 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Blood Pressure Increased **:

  • while on drug: 14.29 %
  • after off the drug: 14.29 %
  • not yet: 71.43 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (303 people)
  • Hypertension (138 people)
  • Anxiety (136 people)
  • Pain (128 people)
  • Bipolar Disorder (71 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (237 people)
  • Vioxx (219 people)
  • Neurontin (207 people)
  • Aspirin (195 people)
  • Zometa (191 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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