Review: could Flax Seed cause Pulmonary Hypertension?


Pulmonary hypertension is reported only by a few people who take Flax Seed. We study 345 people who have side effects while taking Flax seed from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Pulmonary hypertension. Find out below who they are, when they have Pulmonary hypertension and more.

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Pulmonary Hypertension

Pulmonary hypertension (increase in blood pressure in the lung artery) has been reported by people with pulmonary hypertension, primary pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis (latest reports from 50,414 Pulmonary hypertension patients).

On Oct, 01, 2016

345 people reported to have side effects when taking Flax Seed.
Among them, 1 person (0.29%) has Pulmonary Hypertension

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Flax seed cause Pulmonary hypertension?

Gender of people who have Pulmonary Hypertension when taking Flax Seed *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Pulmonary Hypertension when taking Flax Seed *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Robitussin Ac (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Lisinopril (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Lexapro (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Cranberry (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Cefotaxime Sodium (1 person, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Visual Impairment (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Venous Insufficiency (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Carotid Bruit (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Cardiomegaly (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Cardioactive Drug Level Increased (1 person, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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