Will you have Bruxism with Avapro - from FDA reports


Bruxism is found among people who take Avapro, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Synthroid, and have Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 15,591 people who have side effects when taking Avapro from FDA, and is updated regularly.

What's eHealthMe?

eHealthMe is a health data analysis company based in Mountain View, California. eHealthMe monitors and analyzes the outcomes of drugs and supplements that are currently on the market. The results are readily available to health care professionals and consumers.

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How we gather our data?

Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

The information that eHealthMe collects includes:

  • 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 irbesartan (the active ingredients of Avapro) and Avapro (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Bruxism are also considered in the study.

What is Avapro?

Avapro has active ingredients of irbesartan. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Avapro 16,377 users)

What is Bruxism?

Bruxism (habitual grinding of the teeth, typically during sleep) has been reported by people with depression, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety, osteopenia, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 4,549 Bruxism 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, 14, 2019

15,591 people reported to have side effects when taking Avapro.
Among them, 6 people (0.04%) have Bruxism

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Avapro cause Bruxism?

Gender of people who have Bruxism when taking Avapro *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Bruxism when taking Avapro *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 16.67 %
  • 50-59: 66.67 %
  • 60+: 16.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: 4 people, 66.67%
  2. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 1 person, 16.67%
  3. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 1 person, 16.67%
  4. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 1 person, 16.67%
  5. Back Pain: 1 person, 16.67%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Synthroid: 6 people, 100.00%
  2. Xanax: 4 people, 66.67%
  3. Vyvanse: 4 people, 66.67%
  4. Lunesta: 4 people, 66.67%
  5. Coq-10: 4 people, 66.67%
  6. Lyrica: 3 people, 50.00%
  7. Prozac: 2 people, 33.33%
  8. Zyrtec: 1 person, 16.67%
  9. Levoxyl: 1 person, 16.67%
  10. Multivitamin: 1 person, 16.67%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Headache (pain in head): 4 people, 66.67%
  2. Tongue Biting: 4 people, 66.67%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 3 people, 50.00%
  4. Anorexia (eating disorder characterized by immoderate food restriction and irrational fear of gaining weight): 3 people, 50.00%
  5. Back Pain: 3 people, 50.00%
  6. Viral Test Positive: 3 people, 50.00%
  7. Pain: 3 people, 50.00%
  8. Abdominal Pain: 3 people, 50.00%
  9. Hepatitis (inflammation of the liver): 2 people, 33.33%
  10. Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased: 2 people, 33.33%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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