Atrial fibrillation and Syncope - from FDA reports


Syncope is found among people with Atrial fibrillation, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, take medication Pradaxa and have High blood pressure. We study 1,290 people who have Syncope and Atrial fibrillation from FDA. 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 157,486 Atrial fibrillation patients)


Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, primary pulmonary hypertension (latest reports from 69,964 Syncope patients).

On Feb, 03, 2017

1,290 people who have Atrial Fibrillation and Syncope are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Syncope when you have Atrial fibrillation?

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

  • female: 47.19 %
  • male: 52.81 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.09 %
  • 2-9: 0.09 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.09 %
  • 30-39: 0.52 %
  • 40-49: 3.05 %
  • 50-59: 7.67 %
  • 60+: 88.49 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (205 people, 15.89%)
  • Stroke (156 people, 12.09%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (69 people, 5.35%)
  • Cardiac Failure (48 people, 3.72%)
  • Pain (35 people, 2.71%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Pradaxa (245 people, 18.99%)
  • Digoxin (168 people, 13.02%)
  • Xarelto (160 people, 12.40%)
  • Lasix (159 people, 12.33%)
  • Aspirin (151 people, 11.71%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Dizziness (221 people, 17.13%)
  • Fall (198 people, 15.35%)
  • Arrhythmias (183 people, 14.19%)
  • Hypotension (154 people, 11.94%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (116 people, 8.99%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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