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Would you have Diarrhea when you have Atrial fibrillation?

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

We study 1,784 people who have Diarrhea 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, Sotalol Hydrochloride, Pradaxa. (latest reports from 87,230 Atrial Fibrillation patients)

Diarrhea

Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 139,244 Diarrhea patients)

On Jan, 12, 2015: 1,783 people who have atrial fibrillation and Diarrhea are studied.

Trend of Diarrhea in atrial fibrillation reports

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

FemaleMale
Diarrhea57.03%42.97%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diarrhea0.00%0.04%0.00%0.00%0.27%1.38%5.62%92.69%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Diarrhea10.71%50.00%28.57%10.71%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (708 people, 39.71%)
  2. Blood cholesterol increased (280 people, 15.70%)
  3. Prophylaxis (203 people, 11.39%)
  4. Hypothyroidism (182 people, 10.21%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus (155 people, 8.69%)
  6. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (140 people, 7.85%)
  7. Cardiac disorder (103 people, 5.78%)
  8. Atrial flutter (96 people, 5.38%)
  9. Arthritis (86 people, 4.82%)
  10. Insomnia (83 people, 4.66%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Pradaxa (1,118 people, 62.70%)
  2. Digoxin (584 people, 32.75%)
  3. Aspirin (399 people, 22.38%)
  4. Coumadin (364 people, 20.42%)
  5. Warfarin sodium (290 people, 16.26%)
  6. Multaq (280 people, 15.70%)
  7. Lasix (261 people, 14.64%)
  8. Lisinopril (255 people, 14.30%)
  9. Furosemide (246 people, 13.80%)
  10. Simvastatin (204 people, 11.44%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you have Atrial Fibrillation and Diarrhea?

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  • Support group for people who have Atrial fibrillation
    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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