Review: could Pristiq cause Hypertension (High blood pressure)?
Summary: Hypertension is found among people who take Pristiq, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression.
We study 13,747 people who have side effects while taking Pristiq from FDA and social media. Among them, 628 have Hypertension. Find out below who they are, when they have Hypertension and more.
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Pristiq has active ingredients of desvenlafaxine succinate. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Pristiq 15,576 users)
Hypertension (high blood pressure) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from Hypertension 327,932 patients)
On Nov, 25, 2014: 13,745 people reported to have side effects when taking Pristiq. Among them, 628 people (4.57%) have Hypertension.
Time on Pristiq when people have Hypertension * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Hypertension when taking Pristiq * :
Severity of Hypertension when taking Pristiq ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hypertension ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (521 people, 82.96%)
- 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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(Asked by a 61 year old man who has High Blood Pressure, PAD, and takes Lisinopril, Plendil)
I'm currently taking 10 MG of Plendil with 20MG of Lisinopril. I've developed PAD a couple of years ago. I used to take 40MG of Lisinopril but since retiring my blood pressure had calmed down. My doctor reduced my Lisinopril to 20MG and kept the Plendil at 10MG. I was wondering is I should go back t ...
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- Is there some kind of self help that works for stopping nightmares
(Asked by a 50 year old woman who has Nightmares - Repeated, and takes Pristiq, Xanax)
HELP! I am sick and tired (literally) of getting 5-6 nightmares per week. I sleep well but at waking time I get nightmares related to two main anxieties in my life. I cannot go off meds. Can I take them in smaller dosages, beak the dosing times during the day. I know it is the fault (mostly) o ...
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(Asked by a 72 year old man who has Enlarged Prostate, High Blood Pressure, Diverticulitis, and takes Meclizine, Clonidine, Norvasc, Flomax, Avodart)
Have Diverticulitis from having Diverticulosis. Have had high blood pressure for
about 4 years and it is controlled with the Norvasc & Clonidine. Enlarged prostate is controlled with Flomax & Avodart. Meclizine is for vertigo, take 2 25mg per day, 1 Am & 1 PM. Take 1 Norvasc AM & 1 Flomax PM.
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