Review: could Atrial fibrillation cause Cough?
Summary: Cough could be caused by Atrial fibrillation, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Hypertension, and take Digoxin.
We study 41,522 people who have Atrial fibrillation from FDA and social media. Among them, 610 have Cough. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Atrial fibrillation (latest reports from 378,845 patients) is typically treated by Warfarin Sodium, Coumadin, Flecainide Acetate, Digoxin, Pradaxa, Sotalol Hydrochloride.
Cough (latest reports from 482,856 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 41,505 people who have atrial fibrillation are studied. Among them, 610 (1.47%) have Cough. They amount to 0.13% of all the 481,314 people who have Cough on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have atrial fibrillation and experienced Cough * :
Age of people who have atrial fibrillation and experienced Cough * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (169 people, 27.70%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (78 people, 12.79%)
- Prophylaxis (61 people, 10.00%)
- Hypothyroidism (32 people, 5.25%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (28 people, 4.59%)
- Depression (23 people, 3.77%)
- Cardiac failure congestive (22 people, 3.61%)
- Cardiac disorder (21 people, 3.44%)
- Asthma (20 people, 3.28%)
- Diabetes mellitus (18 people, 2.95%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Digoxin (230 people, 37.70%)
- Pradaxa (201 people, 32.95%)
- Aspirin (155 people, 25.41%)
- Warfarin sodium (150 people, 24.59%)
- Coumadin (117 people, 19.18%)
- Lisinopril (96 people, 15.74%)
- Multaq (92 people, 15.08%)
- Lasix (81 people, 13.28%)
- Furosemide (69 people, 11.31%)
- Lipitor (68 people, 11.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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