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Review: could Symbicort cause High blood pressure?

Summary: High blood pressure could be caused by Symbicort, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Singulair, and have Asthma.

We study 20,767 people who have side effects while taking Symbicort from FDA and social media. Among them, 720 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.

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Symbicort

Symbicort (latest outcomes from 21,350 users) has active ingredients of budesonide; formoterol fumarate dihydrate. It is often used in asthma.

High blood pressure

High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,154,321 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 20,779 people reported to have side effects when taking Symbicort. Among them, 720 people (3.47%) have High Blood Pressure. They amount to 0.06% of all the 1,140,325 people who have High Blood Pressure on eHealthMe.

Trend of High blood pressure in Symbicort reports

Time on Symbicort when people have High blood pressure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
High blood pressure33.90%16.95%8.47%10.17%22.03%6.78%1.69%

Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Symbicort * :

FemaleMale
High blood pressure71.39%28.61%

Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Symbicort * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
High blood pressure0.00%0.27%0.95%1.50%6.41%15.96%23.47%51.43%

Severity of High blood pressure when taking Symbicort ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
High blood pressure0.00%55.56%44.44%0.00%

How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
High blood pressure0.00%25.00%75.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Asthma (273 people, 37.92%)
  2. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (118 people, 16.39%)
  3. Hypertension (75 people, 10.42%)
  4. Osteoporosis (32 people, 4.44%)
  5. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (25 people, 3.47%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Singulair (134 people, 18.61%)
  2. Albuterol (118 people, 16.39%)
  3. Spiriva (117 people, 16.25%)
  4. Aspirin (115 people, 15.97%)
  5. Nexium (98 people, 13.61%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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