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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 Angina pectoris.

We study 1,701 people who have side effects while taking Ranexa from FDA and social media. Among them, 120 have Chest pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest pain and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Ranexa and have Chest pain >>>

Ranexa

Ranexa has active ingredients of ranolazine. It is often used in angina. (latest outcomes from Ranexa 1,812 users)

Chest pain

Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from Chest pain 136,288 patients)

On Nov, 30, 2014: 1,699 people reported to have side effects when taking Ranexa. Among them, 121 people (7.12%) have Chest Pain.

Trend of Chest pain in Ranexa reports

Time on Ranexa when people have Chest pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Chest pain70.37%11.11%11.11%0.00%7.41%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Ranexa * :

FemaleMale
Chest pain61.98%38.02%

Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Ranexa * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Chest pain0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.09%8.70%25.00%65.22%

Severity of Chest pain when taking Ranexa ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Chest pain0.00%33.33%66.67%0.00%

How people recovered from Chest pain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Chest pain0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Angina pectoris (26 people, 21.49%)
  2. Chest pain (19 people, 15.70%)
  3. Diabetes mellitus (10 people, 8.26%)
  4. Hypertension (8 people, 6.61%)
  5. Osteoporosis (8 people, 6.61%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (70 people, 57.85%)
  2. Plavix (57 people, 47.11%)
  3. Nitroglycerin (37 people, 30.58%)
  4. Crestor (34 people, 28.10%)
  5. Lipitor (24 people, 19.83%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (Asked by a 75 year old woman who has Chest Pain, and takes Ranexa)
    I always have Chest pain a couple of hours after taking Ranexa. It scared me when I first started taking this drug, thinking I was having a heart attack, but realized that wasn't so. the pain is very severe and seems to go right through to my back I will last up to a half an hour.
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    I feel really terrible shortness of breath blood pressure keeps dropping up and down my chest is very heavy and tight

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