Review: could Ramipril cause Erectile dysfunction (Erection problems)?
Summary: Erectile dysfunction is found among people who take Ramipril, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 30,776 people who have side effects while taking Ramipril from FDA and social media. Among them, 86 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more.
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Ramipril has active ingredients of ramipril. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Ramipril 31,851 users)
Erectile dysfunction has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, pain.(view latest reports from 30,109 patients)
On Dec, 12, 2014: 30,776 people reported to have side effects when taking Ramipril. Among them, 87 people (0.28%) have Erectile Dysfunction.
Time on Ramipril when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||5.13%||7.69%||7.69%||17.95%||33.33%||23.08%||5.13% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Ramipril * :
|Erectile dysfunction||2.30%||97.70% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Ramipril * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.56%||7.69%||15.38%||24.36%||50.00% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Ramipril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||4.65%||25.58%||62.79%||6.98% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||3.33%||96.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (20 people, 22.99%)
- High blood pressure (16 people, 18.39%)
- Multiple myeloma (6 people, 6.90%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (5 people, 5.75%)
- Erectile dysfunction (5 people, 5.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (23 people, 26.44%)
- Lipitor (11 people, 12.64%)
- Warfarin sodium (10 people, 11.49%)
- Viagra (10 people, 11.49%)
- Simvastatin (9 people, 10.34%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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(Asked by a 72 year old man who has Erectile Dysfunction, and takes Enoxaparin Sodium)
I was active in sex relationship and performing sufficiently well. Because of a plane trip I was given one injection of Enoxaparin (Clexane' 40mg) for thrombosis prevention. I noticed a lack of libido and impotence . After one month I was given the second injection for the return trip. For the first week I noticed a return of sex desires and good erection. After the second week I experience again lack of libido and full impotence which still persisting after 6 weeks from the return fight.
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I take both Adderall and effexor to treat ADHD and anxiety/depression. I have taken both for years but Adderall longer. My ability to hold an erection and to experience an orgasm has decreased.
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(Asked by a 80 year old man who has Erectile Dysfunction, Atrial Fibrillation, and takes Warfarin Sodium)
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(Asked by a 61 year old man who has Do Not Urinate Much In Evening, Have To Urinate 3 Or 4 Times At Night, and takes Methocarbamol And Aspirin, Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride, Ibuprofen, Rosuvastatin Calcium, Atenolol, Ramipril, Amlodipine, Dexilant )
have had my prostate checked by urologist and prostate is slightly enlarged but not enough to cause problems.urinary track ok,bladder ok etc.
drank a liter of water and bladder emptied ok in test.
seem to urinate good after consuming coffee or beer but lately having more whiskey than beer.
when I drink whiskey I don't urinate much in evening but have to get up 3 or 4 times during the night to urinate.amlodipine,ramipril,atenolol are for blood pressure.
rosuvastatin for cholesterol,methocarbonal for sore back,pseudoephedrine and ibuprofen are for sinus headaches caused from smoking cigarettes.
so anybody out there think dexilant might be causing my urinating during the night problem ?
plus when I do go during the night I don't seem to completely empty my bladder!
any ideas ?
- What can cause shortage of breath on exertion? (1 answer)
(Asked by a 75 year old man who has Osteoarthritis Generalised, Shortness Of Breath, and takes Ramipril, Atenolol)
My main problem besides the general aches and stiffness which tends to happen as you age, is a shortness of breath if I am sitting doing nothing i don't seem to notice any problem with my breathing, but as soon as I get up and walk I really struggle .This problem appeared about two year ago , when I started coughing up phlegm , off to the docs had chest xray appeared ok, had a heart scan appeared ok, so ended up with the normal tools of the trade Inhalers which never seem to do any good. So I am looking for any help to identify my problem, maybe someone else has a similar problem and can through a bit light on mine.
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