Review: could Verapamil cause High cholesterol?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 2,538 people who take Verapamil. Among them, 31 have High cholesterol. See who they are, when they have High cholesterol and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Verapamil hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 3,121 users) has active ingredients of verapamil hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure, migraine. Commonly reported side effects of Verapamil hydrochloride include hypotension, fatigue, nausea, nausea aggravated, completed suicide.
High cholesterol (latest reports from 447,203 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 2,538 people reported to have side effects when taking Verapamil hydrochloride. Among them, 31 people (1.22%) have High Cholesterol.
Time on Verapamil hydrochloride when people have High cholesterol * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High cholesterol||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High cholesterol when taking Verapamil hydrochloride * :
|High cholesterol||57.89%||42.11% |
Age of people who have High cholesterol when taking Verapamil hydrochloride * :
|High cholesterol||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.12%||60.61%||27.27% |
Severity of High cholesterol when taking Verapamil hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High cholesterol||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from High cholesterol ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|High cholesterol||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (2 people, 6.45%)
- Constipation (2 people, 6.45%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (1 people, 3.23%)
- Intentional overdose (1 people, 3.23%)
- Cardiac disorder (1 people, 3.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prilosec (7 people, 22.58%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 19.35%)
- Trazodone hcl (6 people, 19.35%)
- Digoxin (6 people, 19.35%)
- Zantac (5 people, 16.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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