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Review: could Nitroglycerin cause Ischaemic stroke?





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 Lasix, and have High blood pressure.

We study 24,026 people who have side effects while taking Nitroglycerin from FDA and social media. Among them, 45 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 24,158 users)

Ischaemic stroke

Ischaemic stroke (stroke; caused by an interruption in the flow of blood to the brain) has been reported by people with arthritis, high blood pressure, pain, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from Ischaemic stroke 6,152 patients)

On Dec, 17, 2014: 24,026 people reported to have side effects when taking Nitroglycerin. Among them, 45 people (0.19%) have Ischaemic Stroke.

Trend of Ischaemic stroke in Nitroglycerin reports

Time on Nitroglycerin when people have Ischaemic stroke * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Ischaemic stroke100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Ischaemic stroke when taking Nitroglycerin * :

FemaleMale
Ischaemic stroke14.04%85.96%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ischaemic stroke0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%4.08%18.37%77.55%

Severity of Ischaemic stroke when taking Nitroglycerin ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Ischaemic stroke ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (5 people, 11.11%)
  2. Acute coronary syndrome (3 people, 6.67%)
  3. Chest pain (2 people, 4.44%)
  4. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (2 people, 4.44%)
  5. Cerebral haemorrhage (2 people, 4.44%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (15 people, 33.33%)
  2. Aspirin (15 people, 33.33%)
  3. Lopressor (14 people, 31.11%)
  4. Ativan (14 people, 31.11%)
  5. Furosemide (14 people, 31.11%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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