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Carvedilol

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4.5  Effectiveness
5.7  Side Effects
5.1  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 9 Carvedilol side effects and 2 Carvedilol benefits.

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Effectiveness of Carvedilol by Condition
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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Carvedilol, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 0% 0% 85.7% 7.1% 7.1%
Balance/Equilibrium 7.1% 14.3% 64.3% 14.3% 0%
Blood Pressure 0% 21.4% 35.7% 21.4% 21.4%
Breathing 0% 14.3% 85.7% 0% 0%
Confidence 7.1% 14.3% 71.4% 7.1% 0%
Coordination/Motor Skills 0% 0% 92.9% 7.1% 0%
Digestion 7.1% 21.4% 57.1% 14.3% 0%
Emotional Well-being 0% 21.4% 71.4% 7.1% 0%
Energy 14.3% 7.1% 57.1% 21.4% 0%
Eyesight 0% 7.1% 78.6% 14.3% 0%
Memory 7.1% 14.3% 64.3% 14.3% 0%
Mental Clarity 0% 21.4% 71.4% 7.1% 0%
Pain 0% 7.1% 85.7% 0% 7.1%
Patience 0% 14.3% 78.6% 7.1% 0%
Sexual Health 7.1% 0% 78.6% 7.1% 7.1%
Skin Complexion 0% 0% 92.9% 0% 7.1%
Sleep 7.1% 7.1% 42.9% 28.6% 14.3%
Stress Level 0% 21.4% 78.6% 0% 0%
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Commonly Reported Carvedilol Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Asthma 88.9% 11.1% 0% 0% 0%
Blurred Vision 50% 50% 0% 0% 0%
Breathing Difficulties 0% 100% 0% 0% 0%
Cold Hands and/or Feet 77.8% 11.1% 11.1% 0% 0%
Depression 72.7% 18.2% 9.1% 0% 0%
Dizziness 58.3% 8.3% 16.7% 16.7% 0%
Drowsiness 30% 10% 40% 20% 0%
Fatigue 33.3% 16.7% 33.3% 8.3% 8.3%
Gas 0% 100% 0% 0% 0%
Headache 75% 25% 0% 0% 0%
Insomnia 81.8% 9.1% 0% 9.1% 0%
Leg and/or Foot Cramping 66.7% 11.1% 11.1% 11.1% 0%
Loss of Taste 66.7% 22.2% 11.1% 0% 0%
Muscle Cramping 0% 0% 0% 100% 0%
Nausea 66.7% 8.3% 16.7% 8.3% 0%
Sexual Dysfunction 75% 0% 25% 0% 0%
Slow Heartbeat 66.7% 33.3% 0% 0% 0%
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Less Commonly Reported Carvedilol Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Abnormal / Vivid Dreams 77.8% 11.1% 0% 11.1% 0%
Anemia 87.5% 12.5% 0% 0% 0%
Change in Weight 70% 20% 0% 0% 10%
Cough 55.6% 11.1% 33.3% 0% 0%
Decrease in Blood Pressure 77.8% 11.1% 11.1% 0% 0%
Elevated Blood Sugar 88.9% 0% 11.1% 0% 0%
Gout 88.9% 11.1% 0% 0% 0%
Heartburn 88.9% 11.1% 0% 0% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 75% 12.5% 12.5% 0% 0%
Muscle / Joint Pain 66.7% 11.1% 0% 11.1% 11.1%
Reduced Libido 80% 10% 0% 0% 10%
Sexual Dysfunction 87.5% 0% 0% 0% 12.5%
Swelling around the Eyes 77.8% 11.1% 0% 0% 11.1%
Swelling of Extremities 75% 0% 0% 12.5% 12.5%
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Episodes since taking Carvedilol
Since taking Carvedilol Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Fall 6.2%
Hallucination 6.2%
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User Comments about Carvedilol
04 Aug 2015 The worst drug ever!!!!
   —Posted by Boknos
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10 Dec 2012 The benefits are nebulous and I consider it being prescribed for me as "off-label" use, as my hypertension was well controlled by Amlodipine and Lisinopril
   —Posted by Allan F
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17 Oct 2011 when I add small amounts of dairy to my diet I get severe diahreah. Never happened before this drug
   —Posted by Anonymous
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29 Apr 2011 had a heart attack oct.2010 taking this drug since then
   —Posted by charles
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04 Jul 2010 This drug is efficient but it can cause diabete. I had to change for another teratment.
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