Review: High blood pressure in Vicodin
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 30, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of High blood pressure by studying 31,190 people who take Vicodin. We analyze: the time on Vicodin when people have High blood pressure, gender and age of these people, the severity of High blood pressure, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Vicodin. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Vicodin (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain, back pain - low. Commonly reported side effects of Vicodin include pain exacerbated, pain, pain prophylaxis, nausea, nausea aggravated.
High blood pressure
High blood pressure has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Nov, 15, 2013: 31,160 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 1,904 people (6.11%) 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%||21.82%||14.55%||21.82%||10.91%||1.82% |
Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Vicodin * :
|High blood pressure||65.21%||34.79% |
Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Vicodin * :
|High blood pressure||0.00%||0.00%||0.57%||2.22%||8.21%||22.01%||29.59%||37.40% |
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 (319 people, 16.75%)
- Hypertension (178 people, 9.35%)
- Depression (132 people, 6.93%)
- Back pain (110 people, 5.78%)
- Anxiety (86 people, 4.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (683 people, 35.87%)
- Aspirin (365 people, 19.17%)
- Neurontin (364 people, 19.12%)
- Ambien (328 people, 17.23%)
- Zometa (315 people, 16.54%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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