Review: could Lisinopril cause Vertigo?
Summary: Vertigo could be caused by Lisinopril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Hypertension.
We study 93,305 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA and social media. Among them, 5,340 have Vertigo. Find out below who they are, when they have Vertigo and more.
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Lisinopril (latest outcomes from 98,719 users) has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Vertigo (latest reports from 1,288,676 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 93,323 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 5,356 people (5.74%) have Vertigo. They amount to 0.42% of all the 1,286,937 people who have Vertigo on eHealthMe.
Time on Lisinopril when people have Vertigo * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Lisinopril * :
Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Lisinopril * :
Severity of Vertigo when taking Lisinopril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Vertigo ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (1,246 people, 23.26%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (343 people, 6.40%)
- Depression (336 people, 6.27%)
- Pain (263 people, 4.91%)
- Atrial fibrillation (246 people, 4.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (1,757 people, 32.80%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (739 people, 13.80%)
- Simvastatin (733 people, 13.69%)
- Furosemide (710 people, 13.26%)
- Lipitor (661 people, 12.34%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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