Spironolactone and Anxiety - from FDA reports
Anxiety is found among people who take Spironolactone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lasix, and have High blood pressure . We study 41,237 people who have side effects while taking Spironolactone from FDA. Among them, 1,279 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.
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On Jan, 25, 2017
41,237 people reported to have side effects when taking Spironolactone.
Among them, 1,279 people (3.1%) have Anxiety
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Spironolactone when people have Anxiety *:
- < 1 month: 14 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16 %
- 2 - 5 years: 34 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4 %
- 10+ years: 8 %
Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Spironolactone *:
- female: 68.07 %
- male: 31.93 %
Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Spironolactone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.72 %
- 10-19: 0.72 %
- 20-29: 7.57 %
- 30-39: 7.21 %
- 40-49: 14.07 %
- 50-59: 21.55 %
- 60+: 48.06 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (118 people, 9.23%)
- Depression (110 people, 8.60%)
- Pain (104 people, 8.13%)
- Coronary Artery Bypass (71 people, 5.55%)
- Multiple Myeloma (66 people, 5.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (387 people, 30.26%)
- Digoxin (351 people, 27.44%)
- Furosemide (333 people, 26.04%)
- Aspirin (311 people, 24.32%)
- Lisinopril (256 people, 20.02%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (661 people, 51.68%)
- Depression (379 people, 29.63%)
- Injury (363 people, 28.38%)
- Emotional Distress (318 people, 24.86%)
- Breathing Difficulty (318 people, 24.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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