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Review: could Diltiazem hydrochloride cause Arthritis?





Summary: 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 Omeprazole, and have Cardiac disorder.

We study 6,055 people who have side effects while taking Diltiazem hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 35 have Arthritis. Find out below who they are, when they have Arthritis and more.

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Diltiazem hydrochloride

Diltiazem hydrochloride has active ingredients of diltiazem hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Diltiazem hydrochloride 6,555 users)

Arthritis

Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Arthritis 56,649 patients)

On Nov, 29, 2014: 6,055 people reported to have side effects when taking Diltiazem hydrochloride. Among them, 35 people (0.58%) have Arthritis.

Trend of Arthritis in Diltiazem hydrochloride reports

Time on Diltiazem hydrochloride when people have Arthritis * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Arthritis9.09%0.00%9.09%27.27%54.55%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Arthritis when taking Diltiazem hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
Arthritis71.05%28.95%

Age of people who have Arthritis when taking Diltiazem hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Arthritis0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%29.63%14.81%55.56%

Severity of Arthritis when taking Diltiazem hydrochloride ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Arthritis0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Arthritis ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Cardiac disorder (6 people, 17.14%)
  2. Rheumatoid arthritis (6 people, 17.14%)
  3. Swelling (5 people, 14.29%)
  4. Atrial fibrillation (5 people, 14.29%)
  5. Prophylaxis (5 people, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Omeprazole (11 people, 31.43%)
  2. Celebrex (9 people, 25.71%)
  3. Lansoprazole (9 people, 25.71%)
  4. Nitroglycerin (8 people, 22.86%)
  5. Zocor (7 people, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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