Would you have Cough when you have Atrial Fibrillation?


Cough is found among people with Atrial fibrillation, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Pradaxa and have Hypertension. We study 1,117 people who have Cough and Atrial fibrillation from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) can be treated by Warfarin sodium, Coumadin, Flecainide acetate, Digoxin, Pradaxa (latest reports from 157,346 Atrial fibrillation patients)


Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, multiple sclerosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (latest reports from 133,519 Cough patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

1,117 people who have Atrial Fibrillation and Cough are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Cough when you have Atrial fibrillation?

Gender of people who have Atrial Fibrillation and experience Cough *:

  • female: 52.05 %
  • male: 47.95 %

Age of people who have Atrial Fibrillation and experience Cough *:

  • 0-1: 0.11 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.11 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 1.06 %
  • 40-49: 2.13 %
  • 50-59: 7.33 %
  • 60+: 89.27 %

Severity of Cough *:

  • least: 10.53 %
  • moderate: 57.89 %
  • severe: 26.32 %
  • most severe: 5.26 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Hypertension (223 people, 19.96%)
  • Cerebrovascular Accident Prophylaxis (99 people, 8.86%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (97 people, 8.68%)
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (58 people, 5.19%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (47 people, 4.21%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Pradaxa (296 people, 26.50%)
  • Digoxin (176 people, 15.76%)
  • Aspirin (144 people, 12.89%)
  • Coumadin (137 people, 12.26%)
  • Lasix (113 people, 10.12%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Dyspnoea (350 people, 31.33%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (193 people, 17.28%)
  • Fatigue (191 people, 17.10%)
  • Asthenia (149 people, 13.34%)
  • Nausea (113 people, 10.12%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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