Review: could Lexapro cause Heart rate increased?
We study 35,596 people who have side effects while taking Lexapro from FDA and social media. Among them, 382 have Heart rate increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart rate increased and more.
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Lexapro (latest outcomes from 39,286 users) has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression.
Heart rate increased
Heart rate increased (latest reports from 212,455 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, asthma.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 35,586 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro. Among them, 382 people (1.07%) have Heart Rate Increased. They amount to 0.18% of all the 212,422 people who have Heart Rate Increased on eHealthMe.
Time on Lexapro when people have Heart rate increased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Heart rate increased||54.17%||34.72%||0.00%||1.39%||6.94%||2.78%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Heart rate increased when taking Lexapro * :
|Heart rate increased||0.26%||1.03%||4.36%||8.97%||13.08%||25.64%||16.41%||30.26% |
Severity of Heart rate increased when taking Lexapro ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart rate increased||0.00%||25.00%||75.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Heart rate increased ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (115 people, 30.10%)
- Anxiety (77 people, 20.16%)
- Hypertension (22 people, 5.76%)
- Osteoporosis (20 people, 5.24%)
- Multiple sclerosis (17 people, 4.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (65 people, 17.02%)
- Aspirin (64 people, 16.75%)
- Lasix (47 people, 12.30%)
- Abilify (37 people, 9.69%)
- Prevacid (36 people, 9.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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