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Review: could Viagra cause Aortic dissection?

Summary: Aortic dissection could be caused by Viagra, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Vioxx, and have Erectile dysfunction.

We study 33,701 people who have side effects while taking Viagra from FDA and social media. Among them, 25 have Aortic dissection. Find out below who they are, when they have Aortic dissection and more.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 33,610 people reported to have side effects when taking Viagra. Among them, 25 people (0.07%) have Aortic Dissection. They amount to 0.53% of all the 4,733 people who have Aortic Dissection on eHealthMe.

Trend of Aortic dissection in Viagra reports

Time on Viagra when people have Aortic dissection * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Aortic dissection100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Aortic dissection when taking Viagra * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Aortic dissection0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%84.21%15.79%

Severity of Aortic dissection when taking Viagra ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Aortic dissection ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Erectile dysfunction (5 people, 20.00%)
  2. Ill-defined disorder (1 people, 4.00%)
  3. Hypertension (1 people, 4.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vioxx (11 people, 44.00%)
  2. Simvastatin (5 people, 20.00%)
  3. Atenolol (5 people, 20.00%)
  4. Amoxicillin (3 people, 12.00%)
  5. Acetylsalicylic acid srt (3 people, 12.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • tingling has progress from arm to my legs now and all down the left hand side.
    The day after taking viagra i feel ok but after its warm off the symptons breathlessness and tingling come on, i am feel like my strength has reduced.

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  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • I took the viagara in the afternoon and in the evenning have a burning sensation in my chest

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  • Burping and hiccup after taking 200mg

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