Aspirin and Vertigo - from FDA reports

Vertigo is found among people who take Aspirin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lipitor, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Vertigo with Aspirin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 310,334 people who have side effects when taking Aspirin from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 16, 2018

310,334 people reported to have side effects when taking Aspirin.
Among them, 15,901 people (5.12%) have Vertigo

Number of reports submitted per year:

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Time on Aspirin when people have Vertigo *:

  • < 1 month: 34.15 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 21.25 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.97 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.62 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 14.63 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.32 %
  • 10+ years: 9.06 %

Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Aspirin *:

  • female: 54.57 %
  • male: 45.43 %

Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Aspirin *:

  • 0-1: 0.03 %
  • 2-9: 0.03 %
  • 10-19: 0.34 %
  • 20-29: 0.9500000000000001 %
  • 30-39: 2.21 %
  • 40-49: 7.07 %
  • 50-59: 16.92 %
  • 60+: 72.45 %

Severity of Vertigo *:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Vertigo *:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 100 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Cholesterol: 1,557 people, 9.79%
  • Pain: 849 people, 5.34%
  • Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 749 people, 4.71%
  • Diabetes: 723 people, 4.55%
  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles): 680 people, 4.28%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor: 1,757 people, 11.05%
  • Plavix: 1,642 people, 10.33%
  • Lisinopril: 1,511 people, 9.50%
  • Lasix: 1,356 people, 8.53%
  • Simvastatin: 1,276 people, 8.02%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 3,828 people, 24.07%
  • Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 3,504 people, 22.04%
  • Weakness: 3,190 people, 20.06%
  • Breathing Difficulty: 2,732 people, 17.18%
  • Headache (pain in head): 2,701 people, 16.99%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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