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Review: could Verapamil cause High cholesterol?

Summary: High cholesterol could be caused by Verapamil, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Prilosec, and have Blood cholesterol increased.

We study 2,603 people who have side effects while taking Verapamil from FDA and social media. Among them, 31 have High cholesterol. Find out below who they are, when they have High cholesterol and more.

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Verapamil hydrochloride

Verapamil hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 3,130 users) has active ingredients of verapamil hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure.

High cholesterol

High cholesterol (latest reports from 446,972 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia, pain.

On Apr, 17, 2014: 2,602 people reported to have side effects when taking Verapamil hydrochloride. Among them, 31 people (1.19%) have High Cholesterol. They amount to 0.01% of all the 446,758 people who have High Cholesterol on eHealthMe.

Trend of High cholesterol in Verapamil hydrochloride reports

Time on Verapamil hydrochloride when people have High cholesterol * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
High cholesterol0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have High cholesterol when taking Verapamil hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
High cholesterol57.89%42.11%

Age of people who have High cholesterol when taking Verapamil hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
High cholesterol0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%12.12%60.61%27.27%

Severity of High cholesterol when taking Verapamil hydrochloride ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
High cholesterol0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from High cholesterol ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
High cholesterol0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (2 people, 6.45%)
  2. Constipation (2 people, 6.45%)
  3. Smoking cessation therapy (1 people, 3.23%)
  4. Intentional overdose (1 people, 3.23%)
  5. Cardiac disorder (1 people, 3.23%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prilosec (7 people, 22.58%)
  2. Aspirin (6 people, 19.35%)
  3. Trazodone hcl (6 people, 19.35%)
  4. Digoxin (6 people, 19.35%)
  5. Zantac (5 people, 16.13%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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