Hyzaar and Upper respiratory tract infection - from FDA reports

Upper respiratory tract infection is found among people who take Hyzaar, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prilosec, and have Multiple myeloma. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 13,121 people who have side effects when taking Hyzaar from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 12, 2018

13,121 people reported to have side effects when taking Hyzaar.
Among them, 67 people (0.51%) have Upper respiratory tract infection

Number of reports submitted per year:

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Time on Hyzaar when people have Upper respiratory tract infection *:

  • < 1 month: 50 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 50 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Upper respiratory tract infection when taking Hyzaar *:

  • female: 64.62 %
  • male: 35.38 %

Age of people who have Upper respiratory tract infection when taking Hyzaar *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 7.27 %
  • 50-59: 49.09 %
  • 60+: 43.64 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 15 people, 22.39%
  2. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 8 people, 11.94%
  3. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 7 people, 10.45%
  4. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 7 people, 10.45%
  5. Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract): 3 people, 4.48%
  6. Hypersensitivity: 3 people, 4.48%
  7. High Blood Cholesterol: 3 people, 4.48%
  8. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 3 people, 4.48%
  9. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints): 2 people, 2.99%
  10. Pain: 2 people, 2.99%
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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Prilosec: 22 people, 32.84%
  2. Zometa: 21 people, 31.34%
  3. Allegra: 19 people, 28.36%
  4. Vioxx: 17 people, 25.37%
  5. Acetaminophen: 16 people, 23.88%
  6. Zithromax: 16 people, 23.88%
  7. Revlimid: 15 people, 22.39%
  8. Hydrochlorothiazide: 15 people, 22.39%
  9. Aredia: 15 people, 22.39%
  10. Alprazolam: 14 people, 20.90%
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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Stress And Anxiety: 32 people, 47.76%
  2. Pain: 31 people, 46.27%
  3. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint): 22 people, 32.84%
  4. Injury: 22 people, 32.84%
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 22 people, 32.84%
  6. Bone Lesion (bone with abnormalities. bone lesions can result from growth formations, infections, or injuries): 21 people, 31.34%
  7. Deformity (disfigurement): 21 people, 31.34%
  8. Cataract (clouding of the lens inside the eye): 20 people, 29.85%
  9. Spinal Osteoarthritis (joint cartilage loss in spine): 20 people, 29.85%
  10. Musculoskeletal Pain (pain affects the bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves): 19 people, 28.36%
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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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