Zicam and High blood pressure - from FDA reports
High blood pressure is found among people who take Zicam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Mucinex, and have Nasopharyngitis . We study 4,378 people who have side effects while taking Zicam from FDA. Among them, 23 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.
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High Blood Pressure
High blood pressure has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression (latest reports from 493,427 High blood pressure patients).
On Jan, 30, 2017
4,378 people reported to have side effects when taking Zicam.
Among them, 23 people (0.53%) have High Blood Pressure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zicam when people have High Blood Pressure *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have High Blood Pressure when taking Zicam *:
- female: 69.57 %
- male: 30.43 %
Age of people who have High Blood Pressure when taking Zicam *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 5 %
- 50-59: 15 %
- 60+: 80 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Seasonal Allergy (8 people, 34.78%)
- Nasopharyngitis (8 people, 34.78%)
- Stress And Anxiety (7 people, 30.43%)
- Sleep Disorder (7 people, 30.43%)
- Gastritis (7 people, 30.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Mucinex (8 people, 34.78%)
- Nexium (7 people, 30.43%)
- Loratadine (7 people, 30.43%)
- Fish Oil (7 people, 30.43%)
- Diazepam (7 people, 30.43%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Osteopenia (7 people, 30.43%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (7 people, 30.43%)
- Hand Fracture (7 people, 30.43%)
- Back Injury (7 people, 30.43%)
- Ankle Fracture (7 people, 30.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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