Nitroglycerin and Ischaemic stroke - from FDA reports


Summary

Ischaemic stroke is found among people who take Nitroglycerin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Plavix, and have High blood pressure . We study 29,504 people who have side effects while taking Nitroglycerin from FDA. Among them, 57 have Ischaemic stroke. Find out below who they are, when they have Ischaemic stroke and more.

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Nitroglycerin

Nitroglycerin has active ingredients of nitroglycerin. It is often used in chest pain. (latest outcomes from Nitroglycerin 29,724 users)

Ischaemic Stroke

Ischaemic stroke (stroke; caused by an interruption in the flow of blood to the brain) has been reported by people with atrial fibrillation/flutter, stroke, high blood pressure, arthritis, diabetes (latest reports from 10,635 Ischaemic stroke patients).

On Feb, 18, 2017

29,504 people reported to have side effects when taking Nitroglycerin.
Among them, 57 people (0.19%) have Ischaemic Stroke


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Nitroglycerin cause Ischaemic stroke?

Time on Nitroglycerin when people have Ischaemic Stroke *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 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 Ischaemic Stroke when taking Nitroglycerin *:

  • female: 33.33 %
  • male: 66.67 %

Age of people who have Ischaemic Stroke when taking Nitroglycerin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 5.88 %
  • 50-59: 19.61 %
  • 60+: 74.51 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Stroke (8 people, 14.04%)
  • High Blood Pressure (8 people, 14.04%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (7 people, 12.28%)
  • Coronary Heart Disease (5 people, 8.77%)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (5 people, 8.77%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Plavix (15 people, 26.32%)
  • Lasix (14 people, 24.56%)
  • Aspirin (14 people, 24.56%)
  • Celebrex (12 people, 21.05%)
  • Zocor (10 people, 17.54%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Heart Attack (18 people, 31.58%)
  • Pain (15 people, 26.32%)
  • Injury (15 people, 26.32%)
  • Coronary Heart Disease (14 people, 24.56%)
  • Emotional Distress (13 people, 22.81%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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