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 High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Chest pain with Ranexa. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 6,492 people who have side effects when taking Ranexa from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 23, 2017
6,492 people reported to have side effects when taking Ranexa.
Among them, 363 people (5.59%) have Chest pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ranexa when people have Chest pain *:
- < 1 month: 65.85 %
- 1 - 6 months: 4.88 %
- 6 - 12 months: 21.95 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.88 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.44 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Ranexa *:
- female: 51.28 %
- male: 48.72 %
Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Ranexa *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.4 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 1.21 %
- 40-49: 10.53 %
- 50-59: 21.86 %
- 60+: 65.99 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (37 people, 10.19%)
- High Blood Pressure (36 people, 9.92%)
- Cardiac Disorder (29 people, 7.99%)
- Diabetes (24 people, 6.61%)
- Pain (19 people, 5.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Plavix (102 people, 28.10%)
- Crestor (69 people, 19.01%)
- Aspirin (65 people, 17.91%)
- Imdur (39 people, 10.74%)
- Nitroglycerin (36 people, 9.92%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (72 people, 19.83%)
- Fatigue (52 people, 14.33%)
- Nausea (51 people, 14.05%)
- Dizziness (49 people, 13.50%)
- Weakness (48 people, 13.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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