Plaquenil and Hypertension - from FDA reports


Summary

Hypertension 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 Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Hypertension with Plaquenil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 31,504 people who have side effects when taking Plaquenil from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Jul, 21, 2017

31,504 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil.
Among them, 1,062 people (3.37%) have Hypertension


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Plaquenil cause Hypertension?

Time on Plaquenil when people have Hypertension *:

  • < 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 Hypertension when taking Plaquenil *:

  • female: 80.49 %
  • male: 19.51 %

Age of people who have Hypertension when taking Plaquenil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.23 %
  • 10-19: 0.35 %
  • 20-29: 1.51 %
  • 30-39: 6.15 %
  • 40-49: 18.33 %
  • 50-59: 27.49 %
  • 60+: 45.94 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Osteoporosis (82 people, 7.72%)
  • Preventive Health Care (33 people, 3.11%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (29 people, 2.73%)
  • Osteopenia (27 people, 2.54%)
  • Asthma (24 people, 2.26%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Methotrexate (275 people, 25.89%)
  • Humira (187 people, 17.61%)
  • Enbrel (182 people, 17.14%)
  • Arava (160 people, 15.07%)
  • Folic Acid (155 people, 14.60%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Drug Ineffective (197 people, 18.55%)
  • Fatigue (188 people, 17.70%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (176 people, 16.57%)
  • Headache (175 people, 16.48%)
  • Nausea (161 people, 15.16%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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