Could Diovan cause Cough - from FDA reports
Cough is found among people who take Diovan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure . We study 63,473 people who have side effects while taking Diovan from FDA. Among them, 1,714 have Cough. Find out below who they are, when they have Cough and more.
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Diovan has active ingredients of valsartan. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Diovan 65,713 users)
Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, multiple sclerosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (latest reports from 133,638 Cough patients).
On Dec, 31, 2016
63,473 people reported to have side effects when taking Diovan.
Among them, 1,714 people (2.7%) have Cough
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Diovan when people have Cough *:
- < 1 month: 19.16 %
- 1 - 6 months: 26.95 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.98 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.98 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20.36 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.79 %
- 10+ years: 7.78 %
Gender of people who have Cough when taking Diovan *:
- female: 66.57 %
- male: 33.43 %
Age of people who have Cough when taking Diovan *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.08 %
- 10-19: 0.16 %
- 20-29: 0.7 %
- 30-39: 2.03 %
- 40-49: 7.88 %
- 50-59: 18.66 %
- 60+: 70.49 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (577 people, 33.66%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (137 people, 7.99%)
- Diabetes (114 people, 6.65%)
- Asthma (106 people, 6.18%)
- Pain (91 people, 5.31%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (267 people, 15.58%)
- Lipitor (225 people, 13.13%)
- Norvasc (214 people, 12.49%)
- Lasix (181 people, 10.56%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (131 people, 7.64%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (447 people, 26.08%)
- Fatigue (319 people, 18.61%)
- High Blood Pressure (290 people, 16.92%)
- Pain (255 people, 14.88%)
- Chest Pain (253 people, 14.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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