Review: could Diclofenac cause High blood pressure?
We study 14,183 people who have side effects while taking Diclofenac from FDA and social media. Among them, 337 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.
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Diclofenac sodium (latest outcomes from 14,950 users) has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium. It is often used in arthritis.
High blood pressure
High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,144,679 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 14,180 people reported to have side effects when taking Diclofenac sodium. Among them, 337 people (2.38%) have High Blood Pressure. They amount to 0.03% of all the 1,170,907 people who have High Blood Pressure on eHealthMe.
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||52.17%||17.39%||21.74%||0.00%||6.52%||2.17%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Diclofenac sodium * :
|High blood pressure||63.76%||36.24% |
Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Diclofenac sodium * :
|High blood pressure||0.00%||1.67%||3.34%||3.68%||5.35%||12.71%||23.41%||49.83% |
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 (61 people, 18.10%)
- Pain (51 people, 15.13%)
- Hypertension (45 people, 13.35%)
- Back pain (14 people, 4.15%)
- Arthritis (12 people, 3.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omeprazole (60 people, 17.80%)
- Acetaminophen (59 people, 17.51%)
- Methotrexate (44 people, 13.06%)
- Aspirin (40 people, 11.87%)
- Prednisone (34 people, 10.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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