Review: could Lisinopril cause Swollen tongue?
Summary: Swollen tongue is found among people who take Lisinopril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, 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, 670 have Swollen tongue. Find out below who they are, when they have Swollen tongue 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)
Swollen tongue (swelling of tongue) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, pain, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 11,065 Swollen tongue patients)
On May, 13, 2015: 93,844 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 670 people (0.71%) have Swollen Tongue.
Time on Lisinopril when people have Swollen tongue * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Swollen tongue||22.73%||18.18%||8.52%||15.91%||19.89%||9.66%||5.11% |
Gender of people who have Swollen tongue when taking Lisinopril * :
|Swollen tongue||56.04%||43.96% |
Age of people who have Swollen tongue when taking Lisinopril * :
|Swollen tongue||0.00%||0.00%||0.17%||0.67%||2.87%||6.75%||23.10%||66.44% |
Severity of Swollen tongue when taking Lisinopril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Swollen tongue||0.00%||42.86%||42.86%||14.29% |
How people recovered from Swollen tongue ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Swollen tongue||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (333 people, 49.70%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (27 people, 4.03%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (24 people, 3.58%)
- Diabetes mellitus (23 people, 3.43%)
- Pain (22 people, 3.28%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (116 people, 17.31%)
- Simvastatin (70 people, 10.45%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (64 people, 9.55%)
- Furosemide (42 people, 6.27%)
- Acetaminophen (40 people, 5.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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