Review: could Zicam cause High blood pressure?
Summary: 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 Coral calcium, and have Seasonal allergy.
We study 4,086 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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High blood pressure
High blood pressure has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 329,841 High blood pressure patients)
On Mar, 26, 2015: 4,086 people reported to have side effects when taking Zicam. Among them, 14 people (0.34%) have High Blood Pressure.
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%)
- Gastric ulcer (6 people, 42.86%)
- Chronic sinusitis (6 people, 42.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Coral calcium (6 people, 42.86%)
- Colon clear formula (6 people, 42.86%)
- Mucinex (6 people, 42.86%)
- Loratadine (6 people, 42.86%)
- Neilmed sinus rinse (6 people, 42.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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