Review: could Diclofenac cause High blood pressure?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 14,126 people who take Diclofenac. Among them, 342 have High blood pressure. See who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Diclofenac sodium (latest outcomes from 14,944 users) has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium. It is often used in arthritis, pain. Commonly reported side effects of Diclofenac sodium include fever, nausea, nausea aggravated, diarrhea, diarrhoea aggravated.
High blood pressure
High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,128,774 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Feb, 24, 2014: 13,509 people reported to have side effects when taking Diclofenac sodium. Among them, 306 people (2.27%) have High Blood Pressure.
Time on Diclofenac sodium when people have High blood pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood pressure||46.34%||19.51%||24.39%||0.00%||7.32%||2.44%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Diclofenac sodium * :
|High blood pressure||64.71%||35.29% |
Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Diclofenac sodium * :
|High blood pressure||0.00%||1.84%||3.68%||4.04%||5.15%||12.50%||22.79%||50.00% |
Severity of High blood pressure when taking Diclofenac sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High blood pressure||0.00%||75.00%||0.00%||25.00% |
How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|High blood pressure||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (55 people, 17.97%)
- Pain (48 people, 15.69%)
- Hypertension (41 people, 13.40%)
- Back pain (14 people, 4.58%)
- Arthritis (12 people, 3.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omeprazole (53 people, 17.32%)
- Acetaminophen (52 people, 16.99%)
- Methotrexate (42 people, 13.73%)
- Aspirin (40 people, 13.07%)
- Prednisone (32 people, 10.46%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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