Review: could Nifedipine cause Tremor?


Summary

Tremor is found among people who take Nifedipine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lisinopril, and have Hypertension . We study 16,500 people who have side effects while taking Nifedipine from FDA and social media. Among them, 158 have Tremor. Find out below who they are, when they have Tremor and more.

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Nifedipine

Nifedipine has active ingredients of nifedipine. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Nifedipine 16,844 users)

Tremor

Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body) has been reported by people with fever, pain, back pain, memory loss, fatigue (latest reports from 59,563 Tremor patients).

On Jul, 29, 2016

16,500 people reported to have side effects when taking Nifedipine.
Among them, 158 people (0.96%) have Tremor


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Nifedipine cause Tremor?

Time on Nifedipine when people have Tremor *:

  • < 1 month: 61.54 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 15.38 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 7.69 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 15.38 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Tremor when taking Nifedipine *:

  • female: 58.97 %
  • male: 41.03 %

Age of people who have Tremor when taking Nifedipine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.48 %
  • 10-19: 1.48 %
  • 20-29: 1.48 %
  • 30-39: 2.96 %
  • 40-49: 4.44 %
  • 50-59: 18.52 %
  • 60+: 69.63 %

Severity if Tremor when taking Nifedipine **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Tremor **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (30 people)
  • Renal Transplant (7 people)
  • Pain (7 people)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (7 people)
  • Depression (7 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lisinopril (25 people)
  • Aspirin (24 people)
  • Atenolol (18 people)
  • Furosemide (17 people)
  • Simvastatin (16 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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