Review: could Trazodone cause Chest tightness or pressure?
Summary: Chest tightness or pressure could be caused by Trazodone, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Zometa, and have Depression.
We study 4,725 people who have side effects while taking Trazodone from FDA and social media. Among them, 220 have Chest tightness or pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest tightness or pressure and more.
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Trazodone hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 6,433 users) has active ingredients of trazodone hydrochloride. It is often used in insomnia.
Chest tightness or pressure
Chest tightness or pressure (latest reports from 917,572 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 4,663 people reported to have side effects when taking Trazodone hydrochloride. Among them, 220 people (4.72%) have Chest Tightness Or Pressure. They amount to 0.02% of all the 915,869 people who have Chest Tightness Or Pressure on eHealthMe.
Time on Trazodone hydrochloride when people have Chest tightness or pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chest tightness or pressure||25.00%||33.33%||20.83%||8.33%||4.17%||4.17%||4.17% |
Gender of people who have Chest tightness or pressure when taking Trazodone hydrochloride * :
|Chest tightness or pressure||73.48%||26.52% |
Age of people who have Chest tightness or pressure when taking Trazodone hydrochloride * :
|Chest tightness or pressure||0.00%||0.00%||0.50%||5.53%||7.04%||36.68%||25.13%||25.13% |
Severity of Chest tightness or pressure when taking Trazodone hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chest tightness or pressure||14.29%||57.14%||28.57%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Chest tightness or pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Chest tightness or pressure||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (42 people, 19.09%)
- Anxiety (31 people, 14.09%)
- Hypertension (25 people, 11.36%)
- Osteoporosis (23 people, 10.45%)
- Sleep disorder (21 people, 9.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (55 people, 25.00%)
- Aredia (44 people, 20.00%)
- Zoloft (43 people, 19.55%)
- Aspirin (42 people, 19.09%)
- Ambien (36 people, 16.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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