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 55,240 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 56,531 Diovan users)
Ulcer (stomach ulcer) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, arthritis. (latest reports from 32,818 Ulcer patients)
On Jan, 31, 2015: 55,236 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 side effects of Diovan for a 48-year old woman with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Dry Mouth
- A study of drug interactions between Doxycycline, Levothyroxine Sodium, Valsartan for a 72-year old woman with Rosacea, Hypothyroidism, Hypertension. The patient has Hair Loss, Itching, Lymph Node Pain
- A study of side effects of Pantoprazole for a 69-year old man with Gastric Ulcer. The patient has Gastric Ulcer (stomach ulcer)
- A study of side effects of Biotin for a 35-year old woman with Hair Loss In Women. The patient has Ulcer - Stomach (stomach ulcer), Stomach Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Xarelto, Klor-con, Celebrex, Imdur, Furosemide, Simvastatin, Famotidine, Cardizem Cd, Diovan for a 64-year old woman with Heart Rate Increased, Heart Disease, Joint Pain. The patient has Muscle Weakness, Joint Pain
Recent Diovan related drug comparison:
- 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
- Comparions of Cozaar, Hyzaar, Diovan, Teveten, Benicar for a 59-year old woman who has Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Benicar, Bystolic, Diovan, Candesartan Cilexetil, Telmisartan for a 49-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Valsartan, Prinivil, Losartan for a 72-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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