Hypertension is found among people who take Famotidine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lisinopril, and have Hypertension . We study 21,444 people who have side effects while taking Famotidine from FDA and social media. Among them, 764 have Hypertension. Find out below who they are, when they have Hypertension and more.
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Famotidine has active ingredients of famotidine. It is often used in preventive health care. (latest outcomes from Famotidine 21,905 users)
Hypertension (high blood pressure) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, drug ineffective, diarrhea, chest pain (latest reports from 303,305 Hypertension patients).
On Jul, 20, 2016
21,444 people reported to have side effects when taking Famotidine.
Among them, 764 people (3.56%) have Hypertension
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I am a 46 year old white female. I have been alternating taking Trazadone and Benadryl for insomnia that I developed after starting acid reducing drugs. I have had severe heartburn for about 12 years after having my gall bladder removed. I was recently diagnosed with Gastritis and Barrett's Esophagus. I was also prescribed Prevacid, Famotidine, and Welchol which only covers up my symptoms and doesn't get to the root cause of the problem.
I am a 46 year old white female. I have been alternating taking Trazadone and Benadryl for insomnia that I developed after starting acid reducing drugs. I have had severe heartburn for about 12 years after having my gall bladder removed. I was recently diagnosed with Gastritis and Barrett's ...
I am a 57 year old man who was diagnosed with gynecomastia & had a mammogram & sonogram to rule out anything else. My ENT has me taking Famotidine (Pepcid Rx) for the past 2-3 years & my Endocrinologist just recommended that my ENT have me stop taking it or replace it with a different medication ...
I have recently figured out that I have Achalasia. I have been taking famotidine for a number of years for the treatment of GERD. I would like to learn more about any interaction between these meds and gain practical knowledge that I may be able to employ outside the formal medical environment.
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