Review: could Atrial fibrillation cause Neuropathy?
Summary: Neuropathy could be caused by Atrial fibrillation, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also have Pericarditis, and take Cordarone.
We study 41,522 people who have Atrial fibrillation from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have Neuropathy (Peripheral neuropathy). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Atrial fibrillation (latest reports from 378,842 patients) is typically treated by Warfarin Sodium, Coumadin, Flecainide Acetate, Digoxin, Sotalol Hydrochloride, Pradaxa.
Neuropathy (damage to nerves) (latest reports from 25,522 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure, peripheral neuropathy.
On Apr, 14, 2014: 41,515 people who have atrial fibrillation are studied. Among them, 18 (0.04%) have Neuropathy. They amount to 0.07% of all the 25,309 people who have Neuropathy on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have atrial fibrillation and experienced Neuropathy * :
Age of people who have atrial fibrillation and experienced Neuropathy * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Pericarditis (4 people, 22.22%)
- Lung neoplasm malignant (4 people, 22.22%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 16.67%)
- Myocardial infarction (2 people, 11.11%)
- Insomnia (2 people, 11.11%)
- Diabetes mellitus (1 people, 5.56%)
- High blood pressure (1 people, 5.56%)
- Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (1 people, 5.56%)
- Asthma (1 people, 5.56%)
- Bladder disorder (1 people, 5.56%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Cordarone (9 people, 50.00%)
- Omeprazole (6 people, 33.33%)
- Clonazepam (5 people, 27.78%)
- Bisoprolol fumarate (5 people, 27.78%)
- Digoxin (5 people, 27.78%)
- Cisplatin (4 people, 22.22%)
- Gemzar (4 people, 22.22%)
- Amitriptyline hydrochloride (4 people, 22.22%)
- Iressa (4 people, 22.22%)
- Plavix (3 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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