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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 32,558 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

Vicodin has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Vicodin 35,316 users)

High blood pressure

High blood pressure has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from High blood pressure 328,584 patients)

On Dec, 12, 2014: 32,558 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 1,986 people (6.10%) have High Blood Pressure.

Trend of High blood pressure in Vicodin reports

Time on Vicodin when people have High blood pressure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
High blood pressure9.09%20.00%20.00%14.55%23.64%10.91%1.82%

Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Vicodin * :

FemaleMale
High blood pressure66.18%33.82%

Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Vicodin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
High blood pressure0.00%0.00%0.55%2.15%8.10%22.75%29.04%37.41%

Severity of High blood pressure when taking Vicodin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
High blood pressure16.67%50.00%16.67%16.67%

How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
High blood pressure0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (321 people, 16.16%)
  2. Hypertension (179 people, 9.01%)
  3. Depression (135 people, 6.80%)
  4. Back pain (110 people, 5.54%)
  5. Anxiety (89 people, 4.48%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vioxx (683 people, 34.39%)
  2. Aspirin (376 people, 18.93%)
  3. Neurontin (373 people, 18.78%)
  4. Zometa (340 people, 17.12%)
  5. Ambien (336 people, 16.92%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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