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A study for a 55-year old woman who takes Digoxin, Valerian

Summary: there is no report from female patients aged 55 (±5) who take the same drugs.

This is a personalized study for a 55 year old female patient who has Atrial Fibrillation. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

 

 

 

What are the drugs

Digoxin has active ingredients of digoxin. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from 52,601 Digoxin users)

Valerian has active ingredients of valerian. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from 117 Valerian users)

What are the conditions

Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) can be treated by Warfarin Sodium, Coumadin, Flecainide Acetate, Digoxin, Sotalol Hydrochloride, Pradaxa. (latest reports from 87,230 Atrial Fibrillation patients)

On Jan, 31, 2015: 0 female aged 55 (±5) who take Digoxin, Valerian is studied

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 55

Gender: female

Conditions: Atrial Fibrillation

Drugs taking:
- Digoxin (digoxin): used for 1 - 6 months

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports on eHealthMe
Valerian0 (0% of females aged 55 (±5) who take the drugs)

Drug effectiveness over time :

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Most common drug interactions over time * :

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* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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You are not alone! Join a related mobile support group:
- support group for people who have Atrial Fibrillation
- support group for people who take Digoxin
- support group for people who take Valerian

Recent conversations of related support groups:

  • Support group for people who have Atrial Fibrillation
    Are everyone's hearts as I say "behaving this evening?" Had a full day without pvcs! Always a good thing! The last afib episode was in October! For some reason it always appears every 6 months! So I'm not due until April 2015! Will try to be positive and tell myself it's not going to happen!

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