Review: could Lyrica cause High blood pressure?
Summary: High blood pressure is found among people who take Lyrica, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Pain.
We study 64,396 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,124 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.
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Lyrica has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia. (latest outcomes from 66,617 Lyrica users)
High blood pressure
High blood pressure has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 329,841 High blood pressure patients)
On Mar, 27, 2015: 64,396 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica. Among them, 2,124 people (3.30%) have High Blood Pressure.
Time on Lyrica when people have High blood pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood pressure||60.21%||20.00%||8.66%||4.74%||4.12%||2.27%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Lyrica * :
|High blood pressure||72.87%||27.13% |
Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Lyrica * :
|High blood pressure||0.10%||0.00%||0.36%||1.04%||8.70%||15.13%||26.99%||47.67% |
Severity of High blood pressure when taking Lyrica ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High blood pressure||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|High blood pressure||0.00%||60.00%||40.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (412 people, 19.40%)
- Fibromyalgia (372 people, 17.51%)
- Hypertension (332 people, 15.63%)
- Neuralgia (320 people, 15.07%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (215 people, 10.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (336 people, 15.82%)
- Aspirin (316 people, 14.88%)
- Cymbalta (262 people, 12.34%)
- Lisinopril (237 people, 11.16%)
- Nexium (228 people, 10.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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