Exercise-induced pulmonary hypertension

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What is exercise-induced pulmonary hypertension?

Exercise induced pulmonary hypertension is an increase in blood pressure in the pulmonary artery, pulmonary vein, or pulmonary capillaries causing them to become constricted, hypertrophied, and thickened during exertional activities.

Common symptoms reported by people with exercise-induced pulmonary hypertension

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with exercise-induced pulmonary hypertension

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Cialis)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1

Data from patients with exercise-induced pulmonary hypertension, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with exercise-induced pulmonary hypertension

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Cialis)
Perceived effectiveness
for exercise-induced pulmonary hypertension (1 evaluation)
Side effects
abdominal bloating gas pain
Total evaluations
1
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with exercise-induced pulmonary hypertension, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has exercise-induced pulmonary hypertension on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 2
20s 3
30s 2
40s 3
50s 2
60s 12
70+ 4
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 1
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 2
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

63% Female
37% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 9
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from exercise-induced pulmonary hypertension patients who have completed their condition history
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