Xanax and Heart attack - from FDA reports


Summary

Heart attack is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Vioxx, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Heart attack with Xanax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 84,702 people who have side effects when taking Xanax from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

84,702 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 1,739 people (2.05%) have Heart attack


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xanax cause Heart attack?

Time on Xanax when people have Heart attack *:

  • < 1 month: 15.09 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 5.66 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 1.89 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 52.83 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 11.32 %
  • 10+ years: 13.21 %

Gender of people who have Heart attack when taking Xanax *:

  • female: 58.42 %
  • male: 41.58 %

Age of people who have Heart attack when taking Xanax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.2 %
  • 20-29: 2.72 %
  • 30-39: 6.44 %
  • 40-49: 19.18 %
  • 50-59: 28.67 %
  • 60+: 42.8 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (185 people, 10.64%)
  • Depression (172 people, 9.89%)
  • High Blood Pressure (170 people, 9.78%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (120 people, 6.90%)
  • Arthritis (99 people, 5.69%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vioxx (391 people, 22.48%)
  • Lipitor (327 people, 18.80%)
  • Plavix (308 people, 17.71%)
  • Lasix (260 people, 14.95%)
  • Aspirin (244 people, 14.03%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Chest Pain (400 people, 23.00%)
  • High Blood Pressure (341 people, 19.61%)
  • Coronary Heart Disease (341 people, 19.61%)
  • Depression (276 people, 15.87%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (275 people, 15.81%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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