Review: could Pristiq cause Hypertension?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 10, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 12,652 people who take Pristiq. Among them, 638 have Hypertension. See who they are, when they have Hypertension and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Pristiq (latest outcomes from 15,465 users) has active ingredients of desvenlafaxine succinate. It is often used in depression, stress and anxiety. Commonly reported side effects of Pristiq include nausea, nausea aggravated, headache, dizziness, dizziness aggravated.
Hypertension (high blood pressure) (latest reports from 1,130,133 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 12,652 people reported to have side effects when taking Pristiq. Among them, 628 people (4.96%) have Hypertension.
Time on Pristiq when people have Hypertension * :
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Age of people who have Hypertension when taking Pristiq * :
Severity of Hypertension when taking Pristiq ** :
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How people recovered from Hypertension ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (523 people, 83.28%)
- Anxiety (139 people, 22.13%)
- Hypertension (102 people, 16.24%)
- Major depression (68 people, 10.83%)
- Sleep disorder (41 people, 6.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (82 people, 13.06%)
- Lisinopril (82 people, 13.06%)
- Lipitor (50 people, 7.96%)
- Ambien (48 people, 7.64%)
- Seroquel (40 people, 6.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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