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Review: could Hydrochlorothiazide cause Anxiety (Stress and anxiety)?

Summary: Anxiety is found among people who take Hydrochlorothiazide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.

We study 60,029 people who have side effects while taking Hydrochlorothiazide from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,580 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.

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Hydrochlorothiazide

Hydrochlorothiazide has active ingredients of hydrochlorothiazide. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 61,978 Hydrochlorothiazide users)

Anxiety

Anxiety has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain. (latest reports from 212,462 Anxiety patients)

On Jan, 13, 2015: 60,012 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrochlorothiazide. Among them, 2,717 people (4.53%) have Anxiety.

Trend of Anxiety in Hydrochlorothiazide reports

Time on Hydrochlorothiazide when people have Anxiety * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Anxiety15.09%15.09%5.66%8.49%34.91%13.21%7.55%

Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :

FemaleMale
Anxiety66.95%33.05%

Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Anxiety0.00%0.04%0.12%1.15%5.55%14.59%25.42%53.13%

Severity of Anxiety when taking Hydrochlorothiazide ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Anxiety12.50%41.67%41.67%4.17%

How people recovered from Anxiety ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Anxiety11.11%11.11%77.78%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (475 people, 17.48%)
  2. Pain (217 people, 7.99%)
  3. Depression (216 people, 7.95%)
  4. Multiple myeloma (186 people, 6.85%)
  5. Anxiety (173 people, 6.37%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (666 people, 24.51%)
  2. Lisinopril (654 people, 24.07%)
  3. Zometa (596 people, 21.94%)
  4. Trasylol (482 people, 17.74%)
  5. Lasix (477 people, 17.56%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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