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How effective is Cardizem for Atrial flutter (Atrial fibrillation/flutter)?

Summary: 22 Cardizem users have rated its effectiveness for Atrial flutter.

Overall ratings: 3.3/5
Long term ratings: 3.3/5

This is a review of how effective Cardizem (diltiazem hydrochloride) is for Atrial flutter and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

 

 

 

 

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What is Cardizem

Cardizem has active ingredients of diltiazem hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 16,425 Cardizem users)

Atrial flutter

Atrial flutter (an abnormal heart rhythm that occurs in the atria of the heart) can be treated by Warfarin Sodium, Coumadin, Flecainide Acetate, Digoxin, Sotalol Hydrochloride, Pradaxa. (latest reports from 86,681 Atrial Flutter patients)

On Mar, 6, 2015: 22 people are studied for taking Cardizem in Atrial flutter




Cardizem effectiveness for Atrial flutter


Long term Cardizem effectiveness for Atrial flutter

Cardizem effectiveness for Atrial flutter (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall04981
Long term
(1+ years)
02450

Gender of people who take Cardizem for Atrial flutter * :

FemaleMale
Atrial flutter45.45%54.55%

Age of people who take Cardizem for Atrial flutter * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Atrial flutter0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%4.55%13.64%9.09%72.73%

Who find Cardizem more effective for Atrial flutter?

Gender of people who find Cardizem more effective * :

FemaleMale
Atrial flutter22.22%77.78%

Age of people who find Cardizem more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Atrial flutter0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%11.11%0.00%88.89%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Shaking constantly even when sitting/relaxed, and muscle jerks when trying to relax after having tried to get up or have a conversation even while sitting and relaxed. when I try to walk or talk get dizzy an incoherent. cry easy. Weak and tired. Sleeping to much. Shortness of breath just talking or trying to walk pain in shoulders mostly left shoulder pain and sharp pains in chest. Headaches. Pressure that goes to my head and upper body which make headaches worse. As soon as I stand I become short of breath and get dizzy and become incoherent Heart palpitations Even while sitting have shortness of breath trying to talk and feel anxious. Sweating profusely, soaking wet, an then can go to freezing and goose bumps Some tingling in fingers mostly left hand. Hyperventilating when try to talk or walk worse if I try to walk and talk. Do not feel in control of my mind or body. NO feeling of impending doom like I'm gonna die as in a panic attack. I am aware of all these feelings and try to control them.

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  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Shaking and muscle jerks when trying to realax. when I try to walk or talk get dizzy an incoherent. cry easy. Weak and tired. Shortness of breath just talking or trying to walk

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  • From this study (4 weeks ago):

  • One hip has pain after sitting, resting. Walking reduces pain. Moderate to severe in AM esp.

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