Review: could Micardis cause Blood Creatinine Increased?


Blood creatinine increased is found among people who take Micardis, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lasix, and have Hypertension . We study 18,621 people who have side effects while taking Micardis from FDA and social media. Among them, 356 have Blood creatinine increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood creatinine increased and more.

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Micardis has active ingredients of telmisartan. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Micardis 19,595 users)

Blood Creatinine Increased

Blood creatinine increased has been reported by people with high blood pressure, kidney transplant, multiple myeloma, diabetes, atrial fibrillation/flutter (latest reports from 52,246 Blood creatinine increased patients).

On Oct, 20, 2016

18,621 people reported to have side effects when taking Micardis.
Among them, 356 people (1.91%) have Blood Creatinine Increased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Micardis cause Blood creatinine increased?

Time on Micardis when people have Blood Creatinine Increased *:

  • < 1 month: 23.6 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 40.45 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.99 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.99 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 3.37 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.25 %
  • 10+ years: 12.36 %

Gender of people who have Blood Creatinine Increased when taking Micardis *:

  • female: 47.04 %
  • male: 52.96 %

Age of people who have Blood Creatinine Increased when taking Micardis *:

  • 0-1: 0.7 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.7 %
  • 30-39: 8.04 %
  • 40-49: 5.59 %
  • 50-59: 13.64 %
  • 60+: 71.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (158 people, 44.38%)
  • Prophylaxis (30 people, 8.43%)
  • Herpes Zoster (22 people, 6.18%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (19 people, 5.34%)
  • Cerebrovascular Accident Prophylaxis (17 people, 4.78%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (59 people, 16.57%)
  • Aspirin (50 people, 14.04%)
  • Lipitor (42 people, 11.80%)
  • Ramipril (34 people, 9.55%)
  • Norvasc (34 people, 9.55%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Blood Urea Increased (102 people, 28.65%)
  • Hyperkalaemia (40 people, 11.24%)
  • Renal Impairment (32 people, 8.99%)
  • Renal Failure Acute (31 people, 8.71%)
  • Blood Potassium Increased (30 people, 8.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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