Review: could Verapamil hcl cause Shortness of breath?
We study 2,291 people who have side effects while taking Verapamil hcl from FDA and social media. Among them, 67 have Shortness of breath. Find out below who they are, when they have Shortness of breath and more.
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Verapamil hcl (latest outcomes from 2,524 users) has active ingredients of verapamil hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Shortness of breath
Shortness of breath (latest reports from 1,348,551 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 2,290 people reported to have side effects when taking Verapamil hcl. Among them, 67 people (2.93%) have Shortness Of Breath. They amount to 0.00% of all the 1,344,992 people who have Shortness Of Breath on eHealthMe.
Time on Verapamil hcl when people have Shortness of breath * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Shortness of breath||40.00%||40.00%||0.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Verapamil hcl * :
|Shortness of breath||53.62%||46.38% |
Age of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Verapamil hcl * :
|Shortness of breath||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.56%||5.56%||24.07%||64.81% |
Severity of Shortness of breath when taking Verapamil hcl ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Shortness of breath||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Shortness of breath ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Shortness of breath||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (8 people, 11.94%)
- Atrial fibrillation (7 people, 10.45%)
- Blood pressure (6 people, 8.96%)
- Ill-defined disorder (6 people, 8.96%)
- Prophylaxis (5 people, 7.46%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (18 people, 26.87%)
- Simvastatin (14 people, 20.90%)
- Warfarin sodium (14 people, 20.90%)
- Lasix (11 people, 16.42%)
- Lisinopril (11 people, 16.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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