Review: could Doxazosin mesylate cause Syncope?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 7,816 people who take Doxazosin mesylate. Among them, 176 have Syncope. See who they are, when they have Syncope and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Doxazosin mesylate (latest outcomes from 8,039 users) has active ingredients of doxazosin mesylate. It is often used in enlarged prostate, high blood pressure. Commonly reported side effects of Doxazosin mesylate include hypotension, high blood pressure, weakness, dizziness, breathing difficulty.
Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone) (latest reports from 311,452 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Feb, 26, 2014: 7,295 people reported to have side effects when taking Doxazosin mesylate. Among them, 162 people (2.22%) have Syncope.
Time on Doxazosin mesylate when people have Syncope * :
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Age of people who have Syncope when taking Doxazosin mesylate * :
Severity of Syncope when taking Doxazosin mesylate ** :
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How people recovered from Syncope ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (77 people, 47.53%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (35 people, 21.60%)
- Coronary artery disease (19 people, 11.73%)
- Hypothyroidism (16 people, 9.88%)
- Cardiac failure (16 people, 9.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (64 people, 39.51%)
- Ramipril (43 people, 26.54%)
- Bisoprolol fumarate (36 people, 22.22%)
- Simvastatin (35 people, 21.60%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (31 people, 19.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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