Will you have Tiredness with Benicar - from FDA reports

Summary

Tiredness is found among people who take Benicar, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 26,069 people who have side effects when taking Benicar 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.

eHealthMe has released original studies on market drugs and worked with leading universities and institutions such as IBM, London Health Science Centre, Mayo Clinic, Northwestern University and VA. eHealthMe studies have now been referenced in over 500 peer-reviewed medical publications.

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 olmesartan medoxomil (the active ingredients of Benicar) and Benicar (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Tiredness are also considered in the study.

What is Benicar?

Benicar has active ingredients of olmesartan medoxomil. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Benicar 27,591 users)

What is Tiredness?

Tiredness has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, depression (latest reports from 512,720 Tiredness 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 Feb, 18, 2019

26,069 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar.
Among them, 1,415 people (5.43%) have Tiredness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Benicar cause Tiredness?

Time on Benicar when people have Tiredness *:

  • < 1 month: 26.61 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 8.26 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 11.01 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10.09 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 19.27 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 22.94 %
  • 10+ years: 1.83 %

Gender of people who have Tiredness when taking Benicar *:

  • female: 62.2 %
  • male: 37.8 %

Age of people who have Tiredness when taking Benicar *:

  • 0-1: 0.19 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.1 %
  • 20-29: 0.38 %
  • 30-39: 1.54 %
  • 40-49: 10.75 %
  • 50-59: 22.55 %
  • 60+: 64.49 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Cholesterol: 123 people, 8.69%
  2. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 75 people, 5.30%
  3. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 70 people, 4.95%
  4. Depression: 64 people, 4.52%
  5. Pain: 63 people, 4.45%
  6. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 61 people, 4.31%
  7. Diabetes: 55 people, 3.89%
  8. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 52 people, 3.67%
  9. Prostate Cancer: 44 people, 3.11%
  10. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 44 people, 3.11%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Aspirin: 167 people, 11.80%
  2. Lipitor: 147 people, 10.39%
  3. Synthroid: 136 people, 9.61%
  4. Nexium: 128 people, 9.05%
  5. Norvasc: 123 people, 8.69%
  6. Toprol-Xl: 108 people, 7.63%
  7. Crestor: 106 people, 7.49%
  8. Lasix: 105 people, 7.42%
  9. Zometa: 96 people, 6.78%
  10. Protonix: 90 people, 6.36%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Weakness: 344 people, 24.31%
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 341 people, 24.10%
  3. Dizziness: 273 people, 19.29%
  4. Pain: 270 people, 19.08%
  5. Breathing Difficulty: 253 people, 17.88%
  6. Diarrhea: 249 people, 17.60%
  7. Headache (pain in head): 247 people, 17.46%
  8. Stress And Anxiety: 229 people, 16.18%
  9. Nausea And Vomiting: 180 people, 12.72%
  10. Back Pain: 169 people, 11.94%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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