Review: could Vicodin cause High blood pressure?
Summary: High blood pressure is found among people who take Vicodin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Vioxx, and have Pain. We study 32,585 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,986 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.
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Vicodin has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 35,345 Vicodin users)
High blood pressure
High blood pressure has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 330,147 High blood pressure patients)
On May, 13, 2015: 32,585 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 1,986 people (6.09%) have High Blood Pressure.
Time on Vicodin when people have High blood pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood pressure||9.09%||20.00%||20.00%||14.55%||23.64%||10.91%||1.82% |
Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Vicodin * :
|High blood pressure||66.18%||33.82% |
Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Vicodin * :
|High blood pressure||0.00%||0.00%||0.55%||2.15%||8.10%||22.75%||29.04%||37.41% |
Severity of High blood pressure when taking Vicodin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High blood pressure||16.67%||50.00%||16.67%||16.67% |
How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|High blood pressure||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (321 people, 16.16%)
- Hypertension (179 people, 9.01%)
- Depression (135 people, 6.80%)
- Back pain (110 people, 5.54%)
- Anxiety (89 people, 4.48%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (683 people, 34.39%)
- Aspirin (376 people, 18.93%)
- Neurontin (373 people, 18.78%)
- Zometa (340 people, 17.12%)
- Ambien (336 people, 16.92%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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coolaero on Feb, 7, 2015:
there wont be side effect other that DEATH
peanuts on Mar, 31, 2010:
my friend is suffering from rhumatory arthertis.and is currenty taking cocaine. oxy cotin,prestine, wellbutrim, predisone 10mg what side effects should she expect ?????
mtntexas on May, 11, 2013:
Just ask John Belushi
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