Xalatan and High blood pressure - from FDA reports

High blood pressure is found among people who take Xalatan, 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 study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 21,008 people who have side effects when taking Xalatan from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 12, 2018

21,008 people reported to have side effects when taking Xalatan.
Among them, 787 people (3.75%) have High blood pressure

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xalatan cause High blood pressure?

Time on Xalatan when people have High blood pressure *:

  • < 1 month: 52.17 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 21.74 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 2.17 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 15.22 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 6.52 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.17 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Xalatan *:

  • female: 71.41 %
  • male: 28.59 %

Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Xalatan *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.17 %
  • 10-19: 0.34 %
  • 20-29: 0.51 %
  • 30-39: 0.68 %
  • 40-49: 2.91 %
  • 50-59: 17.29 %
  • 60+: 78.08 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Cholesterol: 51 people, 6.48%
  2. Pain: 50 people, 6.35%
  3. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 43 people, 5.46%
  4. Diabetes: 39 people, 4.96%
  5. Thyroid Diseases: 24 people, 3.05%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lipitor: 89 people, 11.31%
  2. Aspirin: 72 people, 9.15%
  3. Lasix: 61 people, 7.75%
  4. Norvasc: 59 people, 7.50%
  5. Synthroid: 58 people, 7.37%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Dizziness: 117 people, 14.87%
  2. Breathing Difficulty: 115 people, 14.61%
  3. Headache (pain in head): 111 people, 14.10%
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 95 people, 12.07%
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 94 people, 11.94%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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