Review: Hypertension in Valium
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 29, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.6/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Hypertension (High blood pressure) by studying 19,110 people who take Valium. We analyze: the time on Valium when people have Hypertension, gender and age of these people, the severity of Hypertension, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Valium. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Valium (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of diazepam. It is used in stress and anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder, muscle spasms. Commonly reported side effects of Valium include nausea, nausea aggravated, depression, anxiety nec, depression nec.
Hypertension (high blood pressure) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Nov, 29, 2013: 19,091 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium. Among them, 1,188 people (6.22%) have Hypertension.
Time on Valium when people have Hypertension * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Hypertension when taking Valium * :
Age of people who have Hypertension when taking Valium * :
Severity of Hypertension when taking Valium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hypertension ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (243 people, 20.45%)
- Anxiety (162 people, 13.64%)
- Depression (127 people, 10.69%)
- Hypertension (109 people, 9.18%)
- Sleep disorder (79 people, 6.65%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (239 people, 20.12%)
- Neurontin (214 people, 18.01%)
- Ambien (211 people, 17.76%)
- Xanax (210 people, 17.68%)
- Aspirin (202 people, 17.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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