Niacin and Swelling face - from FDA reports
Swelling face is found among people who take Niacin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Swelling face with Niacin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 6,579 people who have side effects when taking Niacin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 11, 2017
6,579 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin.
Among them, 43 people (0.65%) have Swelling Face
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Niacin when people have Swelling Face *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Swelling Face when taking Niacin *:
- female: 62.79 %
- male: 37.21 %
Age of people who have Swelling Face when taking Niacin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 5.71 %
- 40-49: 2.86 %
- 50-59: 31.43 %
- 60+: 60.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (8 people, 18.60%)
- High Blood Pressure (7 people, 16.28%)
- Osteopenia (5 people, 11.63%)
- Gout (5 people, 11.63%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (4 people, 9.30%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (15 people, 34.88%)
- Fosamax (13 people, 30.23%)
- Lisinopril (12 people, 27.91%)
- Norvasc (10 people, 23.26%)
- Lipitor (10 people, 23.26%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (13 people, 30.23%)
- Cellulitis (13 people, 30.23%)
- Pain In Jaw (12 people, 27.91%)
- Pain (12 people, 27.91%)
- Purulent Discharge (10 people, 23.26%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Swelling face when taking Niacin?
Niacin has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Niacin 7,436 users)
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