Could Tamiflu cause Hypertension - from FDA reports
Hypertension is found among people who take Tamiflu, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Levaquin, and have The flu . We study 13,234 people who have side effects while taking Tamiflu from FDA. Among them, 154 have Hypertension. Find out below who they are, when they have Hypertension and more.
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Tamiflu has active ingredients of oseltamivir phosphate. It is often used in the flu. (latest outcomes from Tamiflu 14,023 users)
Hypertension (high blood pressure) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression (latest reports from 493,027 Hypertension patients).
On Dec, 25, 2016
13,234 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamiflu.
Among them, 154 people (1.16%) have Hypertension
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tamiflu when people have Hypertension *:
- < 1 month: 98.25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 1.75 %
- 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 Hypertension when taking Tamiflu *:
- female: 66.88 %
- male: 33.12 %
Age of people who have Hypertension when taking Tamiflu *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.39 %
- 10-19: 3.47 %
- 20-29: 7.64 %
- 30-39: 6.94 %
- 40-49: 12.5 %
- 50-59: 22.22 %
- 60+: 45.83 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- The Flu (29 people, 18.83%)
- Osteoporosis (24 people, 15.58%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (7 people, 4.55%)
- Birth Control (6 people, 3.90%)
- Stress And Anxiety (4 people, 2.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Levaquin (49 people, 31.82%)
- Lipitor (46 people, 29.87%)
- Aspirin (45 people, 29.22%)
- Zithromax (38 people, 24.68%)
- Meclizine (36 people, 23.38%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (55 people, 35.71%)
- Pain (43 people, 27.92%)
- Malaise (41 people, 26.62%)
- Dizziness (41 people, 26.62%)
- Diarrhea (41 people, 26.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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