Nifedipine and Anxiety - from FDA reports
Anxiety is found among people who take Nifedipine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lisinopril, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Anxiety with Nifedipine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 24,884 people who have side effects when taking Nifedipine from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 19, 2017
24,884 people reported to have side effects when taking Nifedipine.
Among them, 522 people (2.1%) have Anxiety
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Nifedipine when people have Anxiety *:
- < 1 month: 19.23 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30.77 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.85 %
- 1 - 2 years: 19.23 %
- 2 - 5 years: 15.38 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.85 %
- 10+ years: 7.69 %
Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Nifedipine *:
- female: 63.14 %
- male: 36.86 %
Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Nifedipine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.95 %
- 20-29: 3.56 %
- 30-39: 7.13 %
- 40-49: 12.59 %
- 50-59: 22.09 %
- 60+: 53.68 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (50 people, 9.58%)
- Depression (38 people, 7.28%)
- Coronary Artery Bypass (32 people, 6.13%)
- Multiple Myeloma (21 people, 4.02%)
- Metastases To Bone (21 people, 4.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lisinopril (135 people, 25.86%)
- Prednisone (83 people, 15.90%)
- Lasix (81 people, 15.52%)
- Protonix (79 people, 15.13%)
- Furosemide (78 people, 14.94%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (274 people, 52.49%)
- Injury (175 people, 33.52%)
- Depression (147 people, 28.16%)
- Emotional Distress (145 people, 27.78%)
- Weakness (115 people, 22.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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