Review: could Symbicort cause High blood pressure?
Summary: High blood pressure is found among people who take Symbicort, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Singulair, and have Asthma. We study 20,878 people who have side effects while taking Symbicort from FDA and social media. Among them, 724 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.
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Symbicort has active ingredients of budesonide; formoterol fumarate dihydrate. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from 21,477 Symbicort users)
High blood pressure
High blood pressure has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 330,147 High blood pressure patients)
On Apr, 26, 2015: 20,878 people reported to have side effects when taking Symbicort. Among them, 718 people (3.44%) have High Blood Pressure.
Time on Symbicort when people have High blood pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood pressure||32.79%||19.67%||8.20%||11.48%||21.31%||4.92%||1.64% |
Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Symbicort * :
|High blood pressure||71.53%||28.47% |
Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Symbicort * :
|High blood pressure||0.00%||0.27%||0.95%||1.50%||6.41%||16.10%||23.47%||51.30% |
Severity of High blood pressure when taking Symbicort ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High blood pressure||0.00%||54.55%||36.36%||9.09% |
How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|High blood pressure||0.00%||60.00%||40.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Asthma (272 people, 37.88%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (116 people, 16.16%)
- Hypertension (72 people, 10.03%)
- Osteoporosis (32 people, 4.46%)
- Pain (24 people, 3.34%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Singulair (134 people, 18.66%)
- Albuterol (118 people, 16.43%)
- Spiriva (118 people, 16.43%)
- Aspirin (114 people, 15.88%)
- Nexium (98 people, 13.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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