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Memantine Hydrochloride Related Blood Pressure Increased

Official FDA Reports153
Social Media Events1
Active Ingredients
  • Memantine Hydrochloride
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Additional Terms for Blood Pressure Increased
  • Higher Blood Pressure
  • Blood Pressure Has Been High
  • Increased Blood Pressure
  • Pressure Got Higher
  • B/p Goes Up
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The following are comments from users that experienced side effects while taking Milnacipran Hydrochloride


My 67 yr old husband was diagnosed last Aug. He tried Aricept and went into rages and off of that. In Dec, he was started on Namenda 5mg. After 2 wks his blood pressure was a little high but ok. Ju...

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Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Back pain, Pain, Blood pressure increased, Hypertension

Posted By overwhelmed in fdb.rxlist.com on February 1, 2011 @ 12:00 am

... He had pains in his chest and erractic high blood pressure when I rushed him to the ER. After an afternoon on monitors and blood work, they admitted him and he had more testing overnight and the nex...

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* About FAERS: The FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS) is used by FDA for activities such as looking for new safety concerns that might be related to a marketed product, evaluating a manufacturer's compliance to reporting regulations and responding to outside requests for information. Reporting of adverse events is a voluntary process, and not every report is sent to FDA and entered into FAERS. The FAERS database may contain duplicate reports, the report quality is variable, and many factors may influence reporting (e.g., media attention, length of time a drug is marketed, market share). For these reasons, FAERS case reports cannot be used to calculate incidence or estimates of risk for a particular product or compare risks between products.