Diltiazem hydrochloride and Arthritis - from FDA reports
Arthritis is found among people who take Diltiazem Hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Celebrex, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 6,238 people who have side effects while taking Diltiazem hydrochloride from FDA. Among them, 38 have Arthritis. Find out below who they are, when they have Arthritis and more.
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Diltiazem hydrochloride has active ingredients of diltiazem hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Diltiazem hydrochloride 7,374 users)
Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 86,712 Arthritis patients).
On Jan, 26, 2017
6,238 people reported to have side effects when taking Diltiazem Hydrochloride.
Among them, 38 people (0.61%) have Arthritis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Diltiazem Hydrochloride when people have Arthritis *:
- < 1 month: 10 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 30 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 10 %
Gender of people who have Arthritis when taking Diltiazem Hydrochloride *:
- female: 84.21 %
- male: 15.79 %
Age of people who have Arthritis when taking Diltiazem Hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 28 %
- 50-59: 12 %
- 60+: 60 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (7 people, 18.42%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (7 people, 18.42%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (6 people, 15.79%)
- Swelling (5 people, 13.16%)
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 13.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Celebrex (11 people, 28.95%)
- Fosamax (10 people, 26.32%)
- Omeprazole (9 people, 23.68%)
- Zocor (8 people, 21.05%)
- Lansoprazole (8 people, 21.05%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fall (15 people, 39.47%)
- Joint Pain (12 people, 31.58%)
- Depression (12 people, 31.58%)
- Stress And Anxiety (11 people, 28.95%)
- Back Pain (10 people, 26.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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