Review: could Ranexa cause Chest pain?
Summary: 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 Aspirin, and have Stable angina.
We study 1,705 people who have side effects while taking Ranexa from FDA and social media. Among them, 121 have Chest pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest pain and more.
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Ranexa has active ingredients of ranolazine. It is often used in angina. (latest outcomes from 1,816 Ranexa users)
Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 136,852 Chest pain patients)
On Mar, 7, 2015: 1,705 people reported to have side effects when taking Ranexa. Among them, 122 people (7.16%) have Chest Pain.
Time on Ranexa when people have Chest pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chest pain||67.86%||10.71%||10.71%||0.00%||10.71%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Ranexa * :
|Chest pain||61.48%||38.52% |
Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Ranexa * :
|Chest pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.08%||9.68%||24.73%||64.52% |
Severity of Chest pain when taking Ranexa ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chest pain||0.00%||25.00%||50.00%||25.00% |
How people recovered from Chest pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Chest pain||0.00%||33.33%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Angina pectoris (26 people, 21.31%)
- Chest pain (19 people, 15.57%)
- Diabetes mellitus (10 people, 8.20%)
- Osteoporosis (8 people, 6.56%)
- Hypertension (8 people, 6.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (70 people, 57.38%)
- Plavix (57 people, 46.72%)
- Nitroglycerin (38 people, 31.15%)
- Crestor (34 people, 27.87%)
- Lipitor (24 people, 19.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Aztreonam for a 24-year old woman with Mrsa Infection. The patient has Vertigo, Muscle Stiffness (weakness and loss of muscle control due to nerve damage in brain), Chest Tightness Or Pressure, Sleep Walking (walking during sleep)
- A study of drug interactions between Trazodone Hydrochloride, Clonazepam, Gabapentin for a 26-year old man with Initial Insomnia, Anxiety And Stress, Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Heart Palpitations, Chest Pain, Confusion, Fear, Irritability, Mood Swings, Paranoia, Electric Shock
- A study of side effects of Gralise for a 41-year old woman with Sciatic Nerve Injury. The patient has Chest Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen, Tizanidine Hydrochloride for a 49-year old woman with Fibromyalgia. The patient has Chest Pain
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