Review: could Diclofenac sodium cause High blood pressure?
Summary: High blood pressure is found among people who take Diclofenac sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Omeprazole, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 14,188 people who have side effects while taking Diclofenac sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 334 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.
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Diclofenac sodium has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from 14,957 Diclofenac sodium users)
High blood pressure
High blood pressure has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 329,841 High blood pressure patients)
On Feb, 25, 2015: 14,188 people reported to have side effects when taking Diclofenac sodium. Among them, 334 people (2.35%) 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||51.11%||17.78%||22.22%||0.00%||6.67%||2.22%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Diclofenac sodium * :
|High blood pressure||63.46%||36.54% |
Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Diclofenac sodium * :
|High blood pressure||0.00%||1.69%||3.38%||3.72%||5.41%||12.84%||23.31%||49.66% |
Severity of High blood pressure when taking Diclofenac sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High blood pressure||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
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 (61 people, 18.26%)
- Pain (51 people, 15.27%)
- Hypertension (45 people, 13.47%)
- Back pain (14 people, 4.19%)
- Arthritis (12 people, 3.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omeprazole (60 people, 17.96%)
- Acetaminophen (59 people, 17.66%)
- Methotrexate (44 people, 13.17%)
- Aspirin (40 people, 11.98%)
- Prednisone (34 people, 10.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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