Review: could Phentermine cause Chest pain?
Summary: Chest pain is found among people who take Phentermine, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Pondimin, and have Weight decreased.
We study 11,022 people who have side effects while taking Phentermine from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,026 have Chest pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest pain and more.
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Phentermine has active ingredients of phentermine hydrochloride. It is often used in weight abnormal. (latest outcomes from 13,058 Phentermine users)
Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 136,852 Chest pain patients)
On Apr, 15, 2015: 11,022 people reported to have side effects when taking Phentermine. Among them, 2,026 people (18.38%) have Chest Pain.
Time on Phentermine when people have Chest pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chest pain||38.46%||23.08%||3.85%||15.38%||19.23%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Phentermine * :
|Chest pain||90.89%||9.11% |
Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Phentermine * :
|Chest pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.33%||11.86%||28.62%||31.12%||20.57%||7.51% |
Severity of Chest pain when taking Phentermine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chest pain||5.56%||77.78%||16.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Chest pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Chest pain||0.00%||16.67%||83.33% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Weight decreased (8 people, 0.39%)
- Anxiety (7 people, 0.35%)
- Chest discomfort (6 people, 0.30%)
- Coronary artery disease (6 people, 0.30%)
- Oedema (6 people, 0.30%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Pondimin (2,006 people, 99.01%)
- Redux (624 people, 30.80%)
- Fastin (145 people, 7.16%)
- Prozac (97 people, 4.79%)
- Ionamin (87 people, 4.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Adipex-p for a 38-year old woman with Weight Loss. The patient has Chest Discomfort
- A study of side effects of Concerta for a 42-year old woman with Disturbance In Attention. The patient has Chest Discomfort
- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Boniva for a 54-year old woman with Low Thyroid, Osteopenia. The patient has Dizzy, Chest Pain
- A study of side effects of Phentermine for a 66-year old man with Weight Loss. The patient has Drowsiness
- A study of drug interactions between Multivitamin, Lo/ovral-28, Metoprolol Succinate for a 50-year old woman with Vitamin D Decreased, Birth Control, Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia (psvt). The patient has Anxiety, Apprehension, Feeling Uptight, Jitters, Stress, Stress And Anxiety, Tension, Vision Blurred, Cluster Headaches, Migraine, Abdominal Pain Upper, Muscle Cramps Aggravated, Muscle Twitching, Chest Pain, Joint Deposit, Chest Pressure Sensation
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