Review: could Iodine cause Lower Blood Pressure?


Summary

Lower blood pressure is found among people who take Iodine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Clexane, and have Asthma . We study 698 people who have side effects while taking Iodine from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Lower blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Lower blood pressure and more.

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Iodine

Iodine has active ingredients of iodine. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Iodine 805 users)

Lower Blood Pressure

Lower blood pressure has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, acute kidney failure, sepsis, arrhythmias (latest reports from 151,832 Lower blood pressure patients).

On Sep, 15, 2016

698 people reported to have side effects when taking Iodine.
Among them, 15 people (2.15%) have Lower Blood Pressure


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Iodine cause Lower blood pressure?

Time on Iodine when people have Lower Blood Pressure *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Lower Blood Pressure when taking Iodine *:

  • female: 91.67 %
  • male: 8.33 %

Age of people who have Lower Blood Pressure when taking Iodine *:

  • 0-1: 11.11 %
  • 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+: 88.89 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prophylaxis (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Pneumonia (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Oedema Peripheral (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Asthma (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Lower Respiratory Tract Infection (7 people, 46.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prednisolone. (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Omeprazole. (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Menthol. (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Codeine Linctus (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Clexane (8 people, 53.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dizziness (9 people, 60.00%)
  • Diarrhoea (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Cough (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Blood Potassium Decreased (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Blood Chloride Decreased (8 people, 53.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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