Review: could Zicam cause High blood pressure?
Summary: High blood pressure could be caused by Zicam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Colon clear formula, and have Seasonal allergy.
We study 4,079 people who have side effects while taking Zicam from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.
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On Apr, 15, 2014: 4,079 people reported to have side effects when taking Zicam. Among them, 14 people (0.34%) have High Blood Pressure. They amount to 0.00% of all the 1,157,208 people who have High Blood Pressure on eHealthMe.
Time on Zicam 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||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Zicam * :
|High blood pressure||78.57%||21.43% |
Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Zicam * :
|High blood pressure||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||7.69%||84.62% |
Severity of High blood pressure when taking Zicam ** :
How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Seasonal allergy (7 people, 50.00%)
- Sleep disorder (6 people, 42.86%)
- Stress (6 people, 42.86%)
- Chronic sinusitis (6 people, 42.86%)
- Nasopharyngitis (6 people, 42.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Colon clear formula (6 people, 42.86%)
- Effexor xr (6 people, 42.86%)
- Zolpidem (6 people, 42.86%)
- Diazepam (6 people, 42.86%)
- Osteo bi-flex (6 people, 42.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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