Review: could Metronidazole cause Blood pressure - high?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 1, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.2/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 12,932 people who take Metronidazole. Among them, 418 have Blood pressure - high. See who they are, when they have Blood pressure - high and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Metronidazole (latest outcomes from 13,866 users) has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in vaginitis bacterial, infection. Commonly reported side effects of Metronidazole include fever, pain exacerbated, pain, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Blood pressure - high
Blood pressure - high (latest reports from 1,139,933 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Feb, 10, 2014: 12,307 people reported to have side effects when taking Metronidazole. Among them, 391 people (3.18%) have Blood Pressure - High.
Time on Metronidazole when people have Blood pressure - high * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Blood pressure - high||88.10%||11.90%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Blood pressure - high when taking Metronidazole * :
|Blood pressure - high||0.26%||1.02%||4.08%||3.57%||8.16%||20.92%||21.68%||40.31% |
Severity of Blood pressure - high when taking Metronidazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Blood pressure - high||20.00%||40.00%||40.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Blood pressure - high ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Blood pressure - high||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (50 people, 12.79%)
- Pain (38 people, 9.72%)
- Multiple myeloma (33 people, 8.44%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (28 people, 7.16%)
- Pneumonia (25 people, 6.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (124 people, 31.71%)
- Zometa (116 people, 29.67%)
- Aspirin (109 people, 27.88%)
- Omeprazole (93 people, 23.79%)
- Albuterol (83 people, 21.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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