Review: could Diovan cause Ulcer (Gastric ulcer)?
Summary: Ulcer is found among people who take Diovan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 55,246 people who have side effects while taking Diovan from FDA and social media. Among them, 444 have Ulcer. Find out below who they are, when they have Ulcer and more.
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Diovan has active ingredients of valsartan. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 56,536 Diovan users)
Ulcer (stomach ulcer) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, arthritis. (latest reports from 32,824 Ulcer patients)
On Apr, 9, 2015: 55,241 people reported to have side effects when taking Diovan. Among them, 450 people (0.81%) have Ulcer.
Time on Diovan when people have Ulcer * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Ulcer when taking Diovan * :
Age of people who have Ulcer when taking Diovan * :
Severity of Ulcer when taking Diovan ** :
How people recovered from Ulcer ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (181 people, 40.22%)
- Diabetes mellitus (59 people, 13.11%)
- Depression (36 people, 8.00%)
- Pain (36 people, 8.00%)
- Prophylaxis (28 people, 6.22%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (138 people, 30.67%)
- Lipitor (96 people, 21.33%)
- Vioxx (85 people, 18.89%)
- Norvasc (84 people, 18.67%)
- Protonix (79 people, 17.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Meloxicam, Diovan, Omeprazole, Zolpidem, Alprazolam, Provera, Zyrtec Allergy, Lexapro, Topamax for a 41-year old woman with Arthritis, High Blood Pressure, Gerd, Insomnia, Anxiety Disorder, Endometriosis, Allergic Sinusitis, Depression, Bipolar. The patient has Teeth Grinding And Clenching
- A study of side effects of Diovan for a 65-year old woman with Hypertension. The patient has Insomnia
- A study of side effects of Valsartan for a 60-year old woman with High Blood Pressure.
- A study of drug interactions between Metoprolol Succinate, Diovan for a 85-year old man with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Skin Tests - Allergy
- A study of side effects of Diovan for a 58-year old man with Hypertension. The patient has Asthma Late Onset
Recent Diovan related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Diovan, Cozaar, Benicar, Avapro for a 62-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Latanoprost, Diovan for a 93-year old woman who has Glaucoma
- Comparions of Olmesartan Medoxomil, Losartan Potassium, Valsartan for a 70-year old man who has Hypertension
- Comparions of Olmesartan Medoxomil, Telmisartan, Valsartan, Ramipril, Candesartan Cilexetil for a 55-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Atenolol, Diovan for a 68-year old woman who has Hypertension
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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