Review: could Sodium Bicarbonate cause Lower Blood Pressure?


Lower blood pressure is found among people who take Sodium Bicarbonate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Pain . We study 5,673 people who have side effects while taking Sodium bicarbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 454 have Lower blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Lower blood pressure and more.

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Sodium Bicarbonate

Sodium bicarbonate has active ingredients of sodium bicarbonate. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Sodium bicarbonate 9,274 users)

Lower Blood Pressure

Lower blood pressure has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, depression (latest reports from 156,025 Lower blood pressure patients).

On Oct, 21, 2016

5,673 people reported to have side effects when taking Sodium Bicarbonate.
Among them, 454 people (8.0%) have Lower Blood Pressure

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Sodium bicarbonate cause Lower blood pressure?

Time on Sodium Bicarbonate when people have Lower Blood Pressure *:

  • < 1 month: 73.53 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 26.47 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Lower Blood Pressure when taking Sodium Bicarbonate *:

  • female: 44.87 %
  • male: 55.13 %

Age of people who have Lower Blood Pressure when taking Sodium Bicarbonate *:

  • 0-1: 4.15 %
  • 2-9: 1.3 %
  • 10-19: 5.7 %
  • 20-29: 3.11 %
  • 30-39: 9.84 %
  • 40-49: 10.1 %
  • 50-59: 16.06 %
  • 60+: 49.74 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (58 people, 12.78%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (42 people, 9.25%)
  • Prophylaxis (23 people, 5.07%)
  • Hypertension (20 people, 4.41%)
  • Nausea (12 people, 2.64%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (114 people, 25.11%)
  • Furosemide (102 people, 22.47%)
  • Fentanyl (76 people, 16.74%)
  • Prednisone (73 people, 16.08%)
  • Aspirin (72 people, 15.86%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dyspnoea (97 people, 21.37%)
  • Pyrexia (90 people, 19.82%)
  • Sepsis (85 people, 18.72%)
  • Vomiting (80 people, 17.62%)
  • Nausea (78 people, 17.18%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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