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Review: could Micardis cause Blood creatinine increased?

We study 15,680 people who have side effects while taking Micardis from FDA and social media. Among them, 315 have Blood creatinine increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood creatinine increased and more.

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Micardis

Micardis (latest outcomes from 16,245 users) has active ingredients of telmisartan. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Blood creatinine increased

Blood creatinine increased (latest reports from 249,794 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, kidney transplant, multiple myeloma, pain, diabetes.

On Aug, 12, 2014: 15,679 people reported to have side effects when taking Micardis. Among them, 315 people (2.01%) have Blood Creatinine Increased. They amount to 0.13% of all the 249,785 people who have Blood Creatinine Increased on eHealthMe.

Trend of Blood creatinine increased in Micardis reports

Time on Micardis when people have Blood creatinine increased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Blood creatinine increased22.99%47.13%11.49%6.90%2.30%1.15%8.05%

Gender of people who have Blood creatinine increased when taking Micardis * :

FemaleMale
Blood creatinine increased43.69%56.31%

Age of people who have Blood creatinine increased when taking Micardis * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Blood creatinine increased1.53%0.00%0.00%0.38%9.96%4.98%15.33%67.82%

Severity of Blood creatinine increased when taking Micardis ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Blood creatinine increased ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (159 people, 50.48%)
  2. Prophylaxis (29 people, 9.21%)
  3. Cerebrovascular accident prophylaxis (22 people, 6.98%)
  4. Herpes zoster (21 people, 6.67%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus (19 people, 6.03%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (76 people, 24.13%)
  2. Lasix (53 people, 16.83%)
  3. Ramipril (40 people, 12.70%)
  4. Lipitor (38 people, 12.06%)
  5. Norvasc (36 people, 11.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • I previously took Micardis, and when the generic Telmisartan came out I was switched to that about 3 months ago. Would the generic (Telmisartan)cause a rash if the brand name (Micardis) did not ???

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  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • Developed severed acid reflux 3 years ago, was so severed that I was given nexium to help with the symptons, the medication helped with the reflux. A little while later I developed a small pain in the one heel, but only in the mornings when I first got up, the symptons did not ease up and only got worse, some days I struggle to walk, the pain has also gone from one heel to the other. I was wondering if the pain in the heel (which I suspect may be gout), is related to the acid reflux, and/or the medication, micardis, which I am taking for high blood pressure

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