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Review: could Diovan hct cause Muscle pain (Muscle aches)?

Summary: Muscle pain is found among people who take Diovan hct, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Multivitamin, and have High blood pressure.

We study 609 people who have side effects while taking Diovan hct from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.

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Diovan hct

Diovan hct has active ingredients of hydrochlorothiazide; valsartan. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 1,104 Diovan hct users)

Muscle pain

Muscle pain (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 73,475 Muscle pain patients)

On Jan, 31, 2015: 609 people reported to have side effects when taking Diovan hct. Among them, 10 people (1.64%) have Muscle Pain.

Trend of Muscle pain in Diovan hct reports

Time on Diovan hct when people have Muscle pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Muscle pain16.67%33.33%0.00%0.00%16.67%33.33%0.00%

Gender of people who have Muscle pain when taking Diovan hct * :

FemaleMale
Muscle pain45.45%54.55%

Age of people who have Muscle pain when taking Diovan hct * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Muscle pain0.00%0.00%0.00%14.29%14.29%14.29%28.57%28.57%

Severity of Muscle pain when taking Diovan hct ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Muscle pain33.33%16.67%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Muscle pain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Muscle pain0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (5 people, 50.00%)
  2. Allergic respiratory disease (1 people, 10.00%)
  3. Allergic sinusitis (1 people, 10.00%)
  4. Irritable bowel syndrome (1 people, 10.00%)
  5. High blood pressure (1 people, 10.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Multivitamin (2 people, 20.00%)
  2. Plaquenil (2 people, 20.00%)
  3. Singulair (2 people, 20.00%)
  4. Warfarin sodium (1 people, 10.00%)
  5. Lyrica (1 people, 10.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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