Review: could Testosterone cause Chest Tightness Or Pressure?


Chest tightness or pressure is found among people who take Testosterone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Simvastatin, and have Back pain . We study 1,041 people who have side effects while taking Testosterone from FDA and social media. Among them, 32 have Chest tightness or pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest tightness or pressure and more.

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Testosterone has active ingredients of testosterone. It is often used in blood testosterone decreased. (latest outcomes from Testosterone 1,065 users)

Chest Tightness Or Pressure

Chest tightness or pressure has been reported by people with vanishing bile duct syndrome, fever, transient ischaemic attack, drowsiness, osteoarthritis (latest reports from 146,963 Chest tightness or pressure patients).

On Aug, 21, 2016

1,041 people reported to have side effects when taking Testosterone.
Among them, 32 people (3.07%) have Chest Tightness Or Pressure

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Testosterone cause Chest tightness or pressure?

Time on Testosterone when people have Chest Tightness Or Pressure *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 50 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 50 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Chest Tightness Or Pressure when taking Testosterone *:

  • female: 25.81 %
  • male: 74.19 %

Age of people who have Chest Tightness Or Pressure when taking Testosterone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 6.67 %
  • 10-19: 3.33 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 6.67 %
  • 40-49: 10.0 %
  • 50-59: 26.67 %
  • 60+: 46.67 %

Severity if Chest Tightness Or Pressure when taking Testosterone **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Chest Tightness Or Pressure **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Back Pain (5 people)
  • Pain (3 people)
  • Hypertension (3 people)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (3 people)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (3 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (9 people)
  • Simvastatin (9 people)
  • Aspirin (8 people)
  • Oxycodone (7 people)
  • Aredia (7 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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