Review: could Lisinopril cause Stuffy nose (Nasal congestion)?
Summary: Stuffy nose is found among people who take Lisinopril, 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 93,844 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA and social media. Among them, 329 have Stuffy nose. Find out below who they are, when they have Stuffy nose and more.
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Lisinopril has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 99,333 Lisinopril users)
Stuffy nose (blockage of the nasal passages usually due to membranes lining the nose becoming swollen from inflamed blood vessels) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, erection problems. (latest reports from 14,508 Stuffy nose patients)
On May, 2, 2015: 93,823 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 329 people (0.35%) have Stuffy Nose.
Time on Lisinopril when people have Stuffy nose * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Stuffy nose||0.00%||30.77%||0.00%||7.69%||30.77%||23.08%||7.69% |
Gender of people who have Stuffy nose when taking Lisinopril * :
|Stuffy nose||58.88%||41.12% |
Age of people who have Stuffy nose when taking Lisinopril * :
|Stuffy nose||0.00%||0.00%||1.37%||0.34%||2.41%||16.49%||25.43%||53.95% |
Severity of Stuffy nose when taking Lisinopril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Stuffy nose||0.00%||63.64%||36.36%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Stuffy nose ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Stuffy nose||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (84 people, 25.53%)
- Depression (36 people, 10.94%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (26 people, 7.90%)
- Erectile dysfunction (23 people, 6.99%)
- Pain (18 people, 5.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (84 people, 25.53%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (47 people, 14.29%)
- Digoxin (45 people, 13.68%)
- Humira (41 people, 12.46%)
- Nexium (39 people, 11.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (4 years ago):
Dr Vishnu kumar Verma on Mar, 21, 2011:
My self taking Pioglitazone 15 mg b d and suffering from nasal congestion.
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