Zicam and High blood pressure - from FDA reports


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 Mucinex, and have Nasopharyngitis. This review analyzes which people have High blood pressure with Zicam. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,449 people who have side effects when taking Zicam from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 21, 2017

4,449 people reported to have side effects when taking Zicam.
Among them, 25 people (0.56%) have High blood pressure


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zicam cause High blood pressure?

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: 64 %
  • male: 36 %

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: 4.55 %
  • 50-59: 18.18 %
  • 60+: 77.27 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Nasopharyngitis (9 people, 36.00%)
  • Seasonal Allergy (8 people, 32.00%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (7 people, 28.00%)
  • Sleep Disorder (7 people, 28.00%)
  • Gastritis (7 people, 28.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Nexium (8 people, 32.00%)
  • Mucinex (8 people, 32.00%)
  • Zolpidem (7 people, 28.00%)
  • Diazepam (7 people, 28.00%)
  • Coral Calcium (7 people, 28.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain In Extremity (7 people, 28.00%)
  • Osteopenia (7 people, 28.00%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (7 people, 28.00%)
  • Hand Fracture (7 people, 28.00%)
  • Back Injury (7 people, 28.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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