Ranexa and Chest pain - from FDA reports
Chest pain is found among people who take Ranexa, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Plavix, and have Stable angina. This review analyzes which people have Chest pain with Ranexa. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 6,264 people who have side effects when taking Ranexa from FDA, and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On May, 10, 2017
6,264 people reported to have side effects when taking Ranexa.
Among them, 355 people (5.67%) have Chest Pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ranexa when people have Chest Pain *:
- < 1 month: 67.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 5.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 20.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Chest Pain when taking Ranexa *:
- female: 51.6 %
- male: 48.4 %
Age of people who have Chest Pain when taking Ranexa *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.42 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 1.26 %
- 40-49: 10.04 %
- 50-59: 21.76 %
- 60+: 66.53 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Stable Angina (104 people, 29.30%)
- High Blood Pressure (35 people, 9.86%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (32 people, 9.01%)
- Cardiac Disorder (25 people, 7.04%)
- Diabetes (23 people, 6.48%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Plavix (100 people, 28.17%)
- Crestor (66 people, 18.59%)
- Aspirin (65 people, 18.31%)
- Imdur (37 people, 10.42%)
- Nitroglycerin (36 people, 10.14%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (69 people, 19.44%)
- Nausea (49 people, 13.80%)
- Dizziness (49 people, 13.80%)
- Weakness (47 people, 13.24%)
- Fatigue (46 people, 12.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Chest pain when taking Ranexa?
Ranexa has active ingredients of ranolazine. It is often used in angina. (latest outcomes from Ranexa 6,497 users)
Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, osteoporosis (latest reports from 204,814 Chest pain patients).
Browse all side effects of Ranexaa b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Chest painChest pain
Could your condition cause Chest painChest pain
What would happen?
Can you answer these questions?
Started with 20 mg of Latuda with dinner for a week with a little burning and tightness and sort of heat in my chest, and then I went up to 40 mg after a week or 8 days, hoping the symptoms would stop. After upping to 40mg, I started feeling rapid heart beat and extreme yawning as if I couldn't ...
Hi, I just had my medical checkup and the report shown that my T-score @ -4. I took Fosamax as per instruction once a week. Everything just happens at second week after consumed Fosamax. That time I felt chest pain / chest burn and I stop taking Fosamax plus. 2 days later all my joints ...
Hey guys. I recently developed chest pain with every heart beat after taking Flexeril. I was wondering how long this will last. It has already been three days. Any comments would be much appreciated!!! Thanks in advance! Edit: It has been almost two weeks now and I am still having chest ...
You may be interested in these reviews
Hi there. Been taking ranitidine/zantac for 9 days. It has helped with the burning in my stomach but after taking it I get a dull pain in the centre of my chest. It doesn't last long bit it is uncomfortable. Any one else experienced this
I am on a relatively low dose of subutex after having multiple surgeries and am in chronic pain which 8 mg of sub total a day helps. I am afraid because of all of my surgeries that if I need pain control, I will not be able to get it. I have been having chest pains recently from the subutex but ...
Yes hello my name is Heide B and my mother wad given new heart meds back in March of this year after a hospital visit due to a change in her breathing. Well, as it has been said there is about 70 to 80% blockage in two arteries in her heart muscle. Because of this, she has had to start new meds ...
Increased ranexa (Ranolazine) from 500 mg 2x daily to 1000 mg 2x daily 2 weeks ago. Now 100% ED. Considering herbal remedies Pure Encapsulations Dopa Plus and/or Alpha GPC. Concerned about adverse interactions with ranexa. Any suggestions?
Started Ranexa in Jan 2017. Hair is thinning ant top of my head stays tender, almost sore. Anyone else have this? Does it get better - or worse? Does hair just thin or do you lose it completely? I'm really worried as Ranexa had been a life saver for me!