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Would you have Cough when you have Atrial fibrillation?

Summary: Cough is found among people with Atrial fibrillation, especially people who are female, 60+ old, also have High blood pressure, and take medication Digoxin.

We study 613 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.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who have Atrial fibrillation and Cough >>>

 

 

 

 

Atrial fibrillation

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

Cough

Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 75,650 Cough patients)

On Jan, 24, 2015: 613 people who have atrial fibrillation and Cough are studied.

Trend of Cough in atrial fibrillation reports

Gender of people who have atrial fibrillation and experienced Cough * :

FemaleMale
Cough54.72%45.28%

Age of people who have atrial fibrillation and experienced Cough * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cough0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.83%2.67%5.62%89.89%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Cough11.11%55.56%27.78%5.56%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (169 people, 27.57%)
  2. Blood cholesterol increased (78 people, 12.72%)
  3. Prophylaxis (61 people, 9.95%)
  4. Hypothyroidism (32 people, 5.22%)
  5. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (28 people, 4.57%)
  6. Atrial flutter (24 people, 3.92%)
  7. Depression (23 people, 3.75%)
  8. Cardiac failure congestive (22 people, 3.59%)
  9. Cardiac disorder (21 people, 3.43%)
  10. Asthma (20 people, 3.26%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Digoxin (230 people, 37.52%)
  2. Pradaxa (202 people, 32.95%)
  3. Aspirin (155 people, 25.29%)
  4. Warfarin sodium (150 people, 24.47%)
  5. Coumadin (117 people, 19.09%)
  6. Lisinopril (96 people, 15.66%)
  7. Multaq (92 people, 15.01%)
  8. Lasix (81 people, 13.21%)
  9. Furosemide (69 people, 11.26%)
  10. Lipitor (68 people, 11.09%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you have Atrial Fibrillation and Cough?

You are not alone! Join a mobile support group:
- support group for people who have Cough and Atrial fibrillation
- support group for people who have Atrial fibrillation
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    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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