Acetaminophen and Hypotension - from FDA reports

Hypotension is found among people who take Acetaminophen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 74,714 people who have side effects when taking Acetaminophen from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 18, 2018

74,714 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetaminophen.
Among them, 3,101 people (4.15%) have Hypotension

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Acetaminophen cause Hypotension?

Time on Acetaminophen when people have Hypotension *:

Gender of people who have Hypotension when taking Acetaminophen *:

  • female: 54.11 %
  • male: 45.89 %

Age of people who have Hypotension when taking Acetaminophen *:

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 194 people, 6.26%
  2. Suicide Attempt: 111 people, 3.58%
  3. Preventive Health Care: 103 people, 3.32%
  4. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 97 people, 3.13%
  5. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 68 people, 2.19%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Aspirin: 430 people, 13.87%
  2. Furosemide: 371 people, 11.96%
  3. Lasix: 306 people, 9.87%
  4. Omeprazole: 301 people, 9.71%
  5. Lisinopril: 276 people, 8.90%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 467 people, 15.06%
  2. Nausea And Vomiting: 446 people, 14.38%
  3. Fever: 431 people, 13.90%
  4. Breathing Difficulty: 427 people, 13.77%
  5. Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat): 397 people, 12.80%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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