Review: could Verapamil Hydrochloride cause Metallic Taste?


Metallic taste is reported only by a few people who take Verapamil Hydrochloride. We study 2,552 people who have side effects while taking Verapamil hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Metallic taste. Find out below who they are, when they have Metallic taste and more.

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Verapamil Hydrochloride

Verapamil hydrochloride has active ingredients of verapamil hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Verapamil hydrochloride 3,462 users)

Metallic Taste

Metallic taste (a bad taste in the mouth) has been reported by people with insomnia, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, quit smoking (latest reports from 40,520 Metallic taste patients).

On Oct, 17, 2016

2,552 people reported to have side effects when taking Verapamil Hydrochloride.
Among them, 3 people (0.12%) have Metallic Taste

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Verapamil hydrochloride cause Metallic taste?

Gender of people who have Metallic Taste when taking Verapamil Hydrochloride *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Metallic Taste when taking Verapamil Hydrochloride *:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Heart Rate Irregular (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Heart Rate Increased (1 person, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Tylenol (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Lyrica (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Levothyroxine (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Lescol-Exel (1 person, 33.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Vomiting (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Foreign Body (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Asthenia (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Arthralgia (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Anorexia (1 person, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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