Why AVAPRO* (Irbesartan ) is Prescribed for Patients

Patient opinion of AVAPRO: not satisfied (average rating score: 2.50)

(based on 219 reviews )

Top 10 Reasons for taking AVAPRO
(reported on Ask a Patient)

  Reason # of Ask a Patient Reviews
1Hypertension*68
2Blood pressure*3
3Essential hypertension*1
4Hypotension1
5Blood cholesterol1
6Blood pressure increased*1
7Prehypertension1
8Diabetes mellitus1
9Bipolar ii disorder1

*Also included as reason for taking drug in FDA Adverse Events summary.

Top 20 Side Effects of AVAPRO
(reported on Ask a Patient)

  Side Effect # of Ask a Patient Reviews
1Somnolence38
2Pain35
3Fatigue*35
4Cough26
5Arthralgia25
6Muscle spasms25
7Dizziness*22
8Muscular weakness22
9Dyspepsia19
10Headache17
11Pain in extremity16
12Insomnia16
13Paraesthesia16
14Depression15
15Weight increased15
16Myalgia13
17Back pain13
18Swelling12
19Abdominal distension12
20Lethargy10

*Important! This side effect is also associated with Adverse Event Reports (serious reaction); Also see charts in FDA Adverse Events summary.

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Level of Satisfaction with AVAPRO

Total Reviews: 219 (Average Rating: 2.50)

Ask a Patient Number of Reviews by Age

Total Reviews: 219*

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* Reviews for drugs with the same active ingredients have been aggregated in this analysis: Irbesartan (Karvea, Aprovel, Irbesartan, Avapro)

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