Plaquenil and Blood pressure increased - from FDA reports
Blood pressure increased is found among people who take Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Blood pressure increased with Plaquenil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 29,662 people who have side effects when taking Plaquenil from FDA, and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Apr, 28, 2017
29,662 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil.
Among them, 982 people (3.31%) have Blood Pressure Increased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Plaquenil when people have Blood Pressure Increased *:
- < 1 month: 20 %
- 1 - 6 months: 32 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12 %
- 5 - 10 years: 28 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Blood Pressure Increased when taking Plaquenil *:
- female: 80.67 %
- male: 19.33 %
Age of people who have Blood Pressure Increased when taking Plaquenil *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.25 %
- 10-19: 0.38 %
- 20-29: 1.64 %
- 30-39: 6.44 %
- 40-49: 17.05 %
- 50-59: 27.53 %
- 60+: 46.72 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (571 people, 58.15%)
- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (94 people, 9.57%)
- Osteoporosis (82 people, 8.35%)
- Pain (71 people, 7.23%)
- Arthritis (48 people, 4.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (275 people, 28.00%)
- Humira (169 people, 17.21%)
- Folic Acid (155 people, 15.78%)
- Prednisone (154 people, 15.68%)
- Enbrel (149 people, 15.17%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (188 people, 19.14%)
- Fatigue (173 people, 17.62%)
- Joint Pain (172 people, 17.52%)
- Breathing Difficulty (166 people, 16.90%)
- Headache (165 people, 16.80%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Blood pressure increased when taking Plaquenil?
- Check symptoms - is blood pressure increased caused by a drug or a condition?
- Get alerts to symptoms - forecast your symptoms and get alerts
- Join related support groups - you are not alone, join a support group on ehealth.me
- Report the side effect - help people in need and in real time
- More tools...
Plaquenil has active ingredients of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is often used in systemic lupus erythematosus. (latest outcomes from Plaquenil 31,546 users)
Blood Pressure Increased
Blood pressure increased has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, depression (latest reports from 524,721 Blood pressure increased patients).
Browse all side effects of Plaquenila b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Blood pressure increasedBlood pressure increased
Could your condition cause Blood pressure increasedBlood pressure increased
What would happen?
Can you answer these questions?
I have been sick seven years at first they told everyone it was Fibromyalgia, then my ANA was positive with speckled pattern and sjorgens syndrom, now I have been diagnosed with hypermobility joint syndrom, which is crazy because my joints have NEVER been flexible and still aren't The dr ...
I've had Wegeners since 2003--13 years--and have used imuran for 11. I have neuropathy, bone spurs, and arthritis in my feet that are so painful, at times I feel like I can't walk any more. My rheumatologist just brushed me off by saying he'd raise my imuran to 100 mg and if that didn't help ...
You may be interested in these reviews
I have been on Eliquis for a week and a half and my blood pressure has gone from 110/70 to 140/80. I was put on Eliquis because I have had AFib twice in 6 years. I always know when I go into AFib and wonder if anyone else has this problem since taking eliquis.
I am 63 yo female with Sjogrens that I believe started after I had Shingles 3.5 yrs ago. I now have severe fatigue, joint pain and fluctuating blood pressure. It is often high so I'm on meds, but it also now goes too low. Before Shingles, I had lots of energy, and endurance, now I get worn ...
Hi my name is Sheri i am a new member here and would like to introduce myself.i am 49 and have RA .i am currently diagnosed and started 300 mg of plaquinil. And now am having a horrible metallic taste in my mouth....Does anybody else experience this and is it normal.Does it go away. Does anyone ...