Lexapro and Heart rate increased - from FDA reports
Heart rate increased is found among people who take Lexapro, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression . We study 47,584 people who have side effects while taking Lexapro from FDA. Among them, 464 have Heart rate increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart rate increased and more.
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Lexapro has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Lexapro 54,144 users)
Heart Rate Increased
Heart rate increased has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, depression, asthma (latest reports from 58,298 Heart rate increased patients).
On Jan, 22, 2017
47,584 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 464 people (0.98%) have Heart Rate Increased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lexapro when people have Heart Rate Increased *:
- < 1 month: 60.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25.71 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.43 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.14 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.43 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Heart Rate Increased when taking Lexapro *:
- female: 72.97 %
- male: 27.03 %
Age of people who have Heart Rate Increased when taking Lexapro *:
- 0-1: 0.26 %
- 2-9: 0.78 %
- 10-19: 3.64 %
- 20-29: 8.83 %
- 30-39: 10.91 %
- 40-49: 23.64 %
- 50-59: 19.48 %
- 60+: 32.47 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (115 people, 24.78%)
- Stress And Anxiety (82 people, 17.67%)
- High Blood Pressure (25 people, 5.39%)
- Osteoporosis (24 people, 5.17%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (24 people, 5.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (54 people, 11.64%)
- Lasix (51 people, 10.99%)
- Aspirin (51 people, 10.99%)
- Prevacid (37 people, 7.97%)
- Klonopin (34 people, 7.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (136 people, 29.31%)
- Stress And Anxiety (123 people, 26.51%)
- Dizziness (109 people, 23.49%)
- Fatigue (99 people, 21.34%)
- Nausea (98 people, 21.12%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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