Review: could Viagra cause Lower Blood Pressure?


Summary

Lower blood pressure is found among people who take Viagra, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lipitor, and have Erectile dysfunction . We study 45,123 people who have side effects while taking Viagra from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,104 have Lower blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Lower blood pressure and more.

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Viagra

Viagra has active ingredients of sildenafil citrate. It is often used in erection problems. (latest outcomes from Viagra 46,520 users)

Lower Blood Pressure

Lower blood pressure has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, acute kidney failure, sepsis, arrhythmias (latest reports from 151,832 Lower blood pressure patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

45,123 people reported to have side effects when taking Viagra.
Among them, 1,104 people (2.45%) have Lower Blood Pressure


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Viagra cause Lower blood pressure?

Time on Viagra when people have Lower Blood Pressure *:

  • < 1 month: 50.85 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 8.47 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.08 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.39 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 15.25 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 15.25 %
  • 10+ years: 1.69 %

Gender of people who have Lower Blood Pressure when taking Viagra *:

  • female: 4.66 %
  • male: 95.34 %

Age of people who have Lower Blood Pressure when taking Viagra *:

  • 0-1: 0.38 %
  • 2-9: 0.77 %
  • 10-19: 0.77 %
  • 20-29: 0.9 %
  • 30-39: 2.18 %
  • 40-49: 12.04 %
  • 50-59: 21.25 %
  • 60+: 61.72 %

Severity if Lower Blood Pressure when taking Viagra **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Lower Blood Pressure **:

  • while on drug: 50 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 50 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Erectile Dysfunction (197 people, 17.84%)
  • Hypertension (74 people, 6.70%)
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (33 people, 2.99%)
  • Pulmonary Hypertension (32 people, 2.90%)
  • Ill-Defined Disorder (31 people, 2.81%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor (98 people, 8.88%)
  • Lisinopril (77 people, 6.97%)
  • Lasix (74 people, 6.70%)
  • Coumadin (74 people, 6.70%)
  • Digoxin (69 people, 6.25%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Myocardial Infarction (138 people, 12.50%)
  • Chest Pain (130 people, 11.78%)
  • Dizziness (125 people, 11.32%)
  • Drug Ineffective (124 people, 11.23%)
  • Syncope (94 people, 8.51%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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