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Would you have Neuropathy (Peripheral neuropathy) when you have Atrial fibrillation?
Summary: Neuropathy is found among people with Atrial fibrillation, especially people who are male, 50-59 old, also have Pericarditis, and take medication Cordarone.
We study 18 people who have Neuropathy (Peripheral neuropathy) 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 (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) (latest reports from 84,600 patients) can be treated by Warfarin Sodium, Coumadin, Flecainide Acetate, Digoxin, Sotalol Hydrochloride, Pradaxa.
Neuropathy (damage to nerves) (latest reports from 5,090 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure, pain.
On Nov, 13, 2014: 18 people who have atrial fibrillation and Neuropathy are studied.
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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(Asked by a 38 year old woman who has Neuropathy, and takes Phenergan)
I was given a phenergan injection in PACU. Once I was discharged and home, I felt numbness in my leg where the injection was given. I called my MD and was told the numbness was from the position my leg was in during surgery. It has now been 5 months and my upper thigh has neuropathy. Can Phenerga ...
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My grandmother have Atrial Fibrillation (AF) and suffered a ischemic CVA stroke with hemorrhagic transformation on right brain this week. She also had left sudural hematoma for some time now, due to which Asprin (ecospirin-75) that she was taking because of her AF was stopped and I believe that stop ...
- My mom is 88. she takes lexapro in the evening. she wakes up hallucinating. it's starting to get to her. what should i try for her?
(Asked by a 88 year old woman who has Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Atrial Fibrillation, High Blood Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure, Dementia (controlled), and takes Multivitamin, Lipitor, Claritin, Allopurinol, Diltiazem Hydrochloride, Namenda Xr, Aricept, Dicyclomine Hydrochloride, Bystolic, Lexapro)
My mom has been taking Lexapro for about 2 1/2 to 3 months. She was taking it in the morning and her therapist felt it was making her drowsy. I began giving it to her before bed, and I believe that is when she started waking up during the night with hallucinations. I'm not sure if they are vivid ...
- Will marijuana trigger my afib
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When I smoke pot will this aggravate my afib? This occurred last night after smoking a one hitter a couple of times and lasted 4-5 hours.
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