Nifedipine and Tremor - from FDA reports
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 High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Tremor with Nifedipine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 24,195 people who have side effects when taking Nifedipine from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 08, 2017
24,195 people reported to have side effects when taking Nifedipine.
Among them, 238 people (0.98%) have Tremor
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Nifedipine when people have Tremor *:
- < 1 month: 61.54 %
- 1 - 6 months: 15.38 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 15.38 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.69 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Tremor when taking Nifedipine *:
- female: 58.44 %
- male: 41.56 %
Age of people who have Tremor when taking Nifedipine *:
- 0-1: 0.52 %
- 2-9: 1.04 %
- 10-19: 1.55 %
- 20-29: 1.04 %
- 30-39: 3.63 %
- 40-49: 6.74 %
- 50-59: 13.99 %
- 60+: 71.5 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (57 people, 23.95%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (16 people, 6.72%)
- Pain (15 people, 6.30%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (15 people, 6.30%)
- Depression (14 people, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lisinopril (26 people, 10.92%)
- Xanax (25 people, 10.50%)
- Aspirin (25 people, 10.50%)
- Simvastatin (22 people, 9.24%)
- Atenolol (22 people, 9.24%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (52 people, 21.85%)
- Weakness (50 people, 21.01%)
- Dizziness (47 people, 19.75%)
- Diarrhea (47 people, 19.75%)
- Headache (44 people, 18.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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