Will you have Rls with Adcirca - from FDA reports


Rls is found among people who take Adcirca, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Letairis, and have Primary pulmonary hypertension. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 37,963 people who have side effects when taking Adcirca from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on tadalafil (the active ingredients of Adcirca) and Adcirca (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Rls are also considered in the study.

What is Adcirca?

Adcirca has active ingredients of tadalafil. It is often used in pulmonary hypertension. (latest outcomes from Adcirca 38,007 users)

What is Rls?

Rls (restless legs syndrome) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 31,750 Rls patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.

On Mar, 21, 2019

37,963 people reported to have side effects when taking Adcirca.
Among them, 48 people (0.13%) have Rls

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Adcirca cause Rls?

Time on Adcirca when people have Rls *:

  • < 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 Rls when taking Adcirca *:

  • female: 78.72 %
  • male: 21.28 %

Age of people who have Rls when taking Adcirca *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 2.63 %
  • 40-49: 13.16 %
  • 50-59: 23.68 %
  • 60+: 60.53 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (primary high blood pressure that affects the arteries in the lungs and the right side of your heart): 23 people, 47.92%
  2. Cor Pulmonale Chronic (long lasting enlargement of the right ventricle of the heart): 1 person, 2.08%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Letairis: 18 people, 37.50%
  2. Remodulin: 15 people, 31.25%
  3. Opsumit: 11 people, 22.92%
  4. Uptravi: 8 people, 16.67%
  5. Amlodipine: 7 people, 14.58%
  6. Veletri: 7 people, 14.58%
  7. Tyvaso: 7 people, 14.58%
  8. Tracleer: 5 people, 10.42%
  9. Lipitor: 4 people, 8.33%
  10. Xarelto: 4 people, 8.33%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Breathing Difficulty: 20 people, 41.67%
  2. Pain In Extremity: 19 people, 39.58%
  3. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 17 people, 35.42%
  4. Diarrhea: 16 people, 33.33%
  5. Headache (pain in head): 16 people, 33.33%
  6. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 13 people, 27.08%
  7. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness): 13 people, 27.08%
  8. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 11 people, 22.92%
  9. Dizziness: 11 people, 22.92%
  10. Cough: 11 people, 22.92%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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