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Review: could Pristiq cause Hypertension (High blood pressure)?
We study 13,737 people who have side effects while taking Pristiq from FDA and social media. Among them, 630 have Hypertension. Find out below who they are, when they have Hypertension and more.
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Pristiq (latest outcomes from 15,570 users) has active ingredients of desvenlafaxine succinate. It is often used in depression.
Hypertension (high blood pressure) (latest reports from 1,143,390 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Oct, 26, 2014: 13,737 people reported to have side effects when taking Pristiq. Among them, 630 people (4.59%) 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 ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (523 people, 83.02%)
- Anxiety (139 people, 22.06%)
- Hypertension (102 people, 16.19%)
- Major depression (68 people, 10.79%)
- Sleep disorder (41 people, 6.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (82 people, 13.02%)
- Lisinopril (82 people, 13.02%)
- Lipitor (50 people, 7.94%)
- Ambien (48 people, 7.62%)
- Seroquel (40 people, 6.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I am a 51 year old female, I have had asthma my whole life, a diagnosis of COPD was made 7 years ago, I have an ideopathic allergy that causes anaphylaxis, which I have been hospitalized for many times over the last 8 years . I am supposed to be followed for Lupus however I do not have nedical coverage .
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GFR test score of 55
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D Ayers on Apr, 16, 2010:
The headache began within hours of taking the Bactrim. Not sure if the interaction of the Pristiq and Bactrim are related but four days were spent in the hospital with no specific diagnosis. General practitioner referred patient to neurologist.
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