Review: could Sildenafil Citrate cause Back Pain?


Back pain is found among people who take Sildenafil Citrate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Simvastatin, and have Pulmonary hypertension . We study 3,324 people who have side effects while taking Sildenafil citrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 36 have Back pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Back pain and more.

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Sildenafil Citrate

Sildenafil citrate has active ingredients of sildenafil citrate. It is often used in erection problems. (latest outcomes from Sildenafil citrate 5,090 users)

Back Pain

Back pain has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain (latest reports from 173,231 Back pain patients).

On Sep, 18, 2016

3,324 people reported to have side effects when taking Sildenafil Citrate.
Among them, 36 people (1.08%) have Back Pain

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Sildenafil citrate cause Back pain?

Gender of people who have Back Pain when taking Sildenafil Citrate *:

  • female: 28.57 %
  • male: 71.43 %

Age of people who have Back Pain when taking Sildenafil Citrate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 7.69 %
  • 20-29: 11.54 %
  • 30-39: 11.54 %
  • 40-49: 19.23 %
  • 50-59: 11.54 %
  • 60+: 38.46 %

Severity of Back Pain **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 100 %

How people recovered from Back Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pulmonary Hypertension (6 people, 16.67%)
  • Herpes Zoster (4 people, 11.11%)
  • Erectile Dysfunction (4 people, 11.11%)
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (3 people, 8.33%)
  • Anxiety (3 people, 8.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Simvastatin (10 people, 27.78%)
  • Furosemide (7 people, 19.44%)
  • Prednisone (6 people, 16.67%)
  • Oxycontin (6 people, 16.67%)
  • Lisinopril (6 people, 16.67%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Myalgia (8 people, 22.22%)
  • Arthralgia (8 people, 22.22%)
  • Pain (7 people, 19.44%)
  • Osteoarthritis (7 people, 19.44%)
  • Depression (7 people, 19.44%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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