Will you have High blood pressure with Dermatomyositis - from FDA reports


High blood pressure is found among people with Dermatomyositis, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Nexium and have Interstitial lung disease. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 76 people who have Dermatomyositis from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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The study is based on High blood pressure and Dermatomyositis, and their synonyms.

What is Dermatomyositis?

Dermatomyositis (inflammation of the skin and underlying muscle tissue, typically occurring as an autoimmune condition or associated with internal cancer) can be treated by Azathioprine, Cellcept, Imuran, Methotrexate, Methotrexate sodium (latest reports from 3,524 Dermatomyositis patients)

What is High blood pressure?

High blood pressure has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 640,893 High blood pressure patients).

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On Mar, 03, 2019

76 people who have Dermatomyositis and High Blood Pressure are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have High blood pressure when you have Dermatomyositis?

Gender of people who have Dermatomyositis and experience High Blood Pressure *:

  • female: 59.72 %
  • male: 40.28 %

Age of people who have Dermatomyositis and experience High Blood Pressure *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 8.06 %
  • 20-29: 1.6099999999999999 %
  • 30-39: 11.29 %
  • 40-49: 24.19 %
  • 50-59: 24.19 %
  • 60+: 30.65 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. Interstitial Lung Disease: 16 people, 21.05%
  2. Preventive Health Care: 15 people, 19.74%
  3. Diabetes: 11 people, 14.47%
  4. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 9 people, 11.84%
  5. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 5 people, 6.58%
  6. Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body): 5 people, 6.58%
  7. Upper Respiratory Tract Infection: 4 people, 5.26%
  8. The Flu (the flu is caused by an influenza virus): 4 people, 5.26%
  9. Taste - Impaired: 4 people, 5.26%
  10. Asteatosis (any disease that persistently causes the skin to dry): 4 people, 5.26%

Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Nexium: 16 people, 21.05%
  2. Methotrexate: 14 people, 18.42%
  3. Rituxan: 12 people, 15.79%
  4. Methylprednisolone: 7 people, 9.21%
  5. Solu-Medrol: 7 people, 9.21%
  6. Fosamax: 6 people, 7.89%
  7. Humalog: 6 people, 7.89%
  8. Metformin: 6 people, 7.89%
  9. Plaquenil: 5 people, 6.58%
  10. Olmetec: 5 people, 6.58%

Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Pain In Extremity: 14 people, 18.42%
  2. Weakness: 11 people, 14.47%
  3. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 10 people, 13.16%
  4. Blood Glucose Increased: 10 people, 13.16%
  5. Nausea And Vomiting: 10 people, 13.16%
  6. Diabetes: 10 people, 13.16%
  7. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 10 people, 13.16%
  8. Renal Impairment (severely reduced kidney function): 8 people, 10.53%
  9. Abdominal Pain: 8 people, 10.53%
  10. Drug Ineffective: 8 people, 10.53%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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