eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

Advanced tools
Browse all drugs       Browse all conditions and symptoms

Review: could Atrial fibrillation cause Syncope?

We study 41,625 people who have Atrial fibrillation from FDA and social media. Among them, 722 have Syncope (Fainting). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who have Atrial fibrillation and Syncope >>>

Atrial fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation (latest reports from 393,357 patients) can be treated by Warfarin Sodium, Coumadin, Flecainide Acetate, Pradaxa, Sotalol Hydrochloride, Amiodarone Hydrochloride.

Syncope

Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone) (latest reports from 318,901 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis.

On Aug, 11, 2014: 41,609 people who have atrial fibrillation are studied. Among them, 722 (1.74%) have Syncope. They amount to 0.23% of all the 318,634 people who have Syncope on eHealthMe.

Trend of Syncope in atrial fibrillation reports

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

FemaleMale
Syncope48.59%51.41%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Syncope0.00%0.12%0.00%0.00%0.74%5.02%7.97%86.27%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Syncope0.00%57.14%42.86%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (124 people, 17.17%)
  2. Prophylaxis (33 people, 4.57%)
  3. Anxiety (23 people, 3.19%)
  4. Blood cholesterol increased (21 people, 2.91%)
  5. Cardiac failure (21 people, 2.91%)
  6. Diabetes mellitus (21 people, 2.91%)
  7. Hypothyroidism (20 people, 2.77%)
  8. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (18 people, 2.49%)
  9. Hyperuricaemia (15 people, 2.08%)
  10. Osteoporosis (13 people, 1.80%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Digoxin (178 people, 24.65%)
  2. Warfarin sodium (172 people, 23.82%)
  3. Aspirin (162 people, 22.44%)
  4. Coumadin (130 people, 18.01%)
  5. Furosemide (110 people, 15.24%)
  6. Pradaxa (91 people, 12.60%)
  7. Lasix (88 people, 12.19%)
  8. Simvastatin (77 people, 10.66%)
  9. Lisinopril (73 people, 10.11%)
  10. Metoprolol tartrate (70 people, 9.70%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

Get connected! Join a mobile support group to help out with your experience or learn from others anytime and anywhere:
- group for people who have Syncope and Atrial fibrillation
- group for people who have Atrial fibrillation
- group for people who have Syncope

Common treatments for Atrial Fibrillation and their efficacy:

Could your drug cause it?

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (6 months ago):

  • morning sweating feeling faint then ok rest of the day

    Reply

  • From this study (8 months ago):

  • Several months after starting xarelto short term memory losses became annoying, just normal things, but seemed more often. Now I have to write everything down and daughter has to go to appts with me because I can't remember what to say or what doctor said to do.
    Have "fainted" 3 times unexpectedly, with no warning at all,and no memory,just what people around me say happened.
    None of this happened until after I was put on xarelto.

    Reply

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

  • Will marijuana trigger my afib
    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.

  • Does calritin or loratidine cause fainting?
    31 year old healthy male, never takes any medications and rarely gets sick had a bad allergy season and took Claritin (24 hr) once daily for two months. Randomly had a syncope/fainting episode and a week later still feeling lightheaded/fainting feeling. Also has random bumpy rash on right elbow. ...

  • Are atrial fibrillation and erectile dysfunction related?
    I want to know whether those who have atrial fibrillation also suffer from erectile dysfunction, or vice-versa.

More questions for: Atrial fibrillation, Syncope

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Hydrocodone and a-fib
    After having two strokes and was given pain and burning on my right side but still had full use of limbs and speech, memory etc. That was in 2003 and I still have the pain and burning in my larger muscle groups every day, every hour of the day. I have tried the many different pain management progr ...

  • Mental or emotional symptoms of warfarin sodium
    Took Coumadin or Warfarin sodium for 18 years it introduced some strange behaviors causing the people around me to think it was caused by the small stroke I had (why I was put on Coumadin). I was switched to Xarelto and within a few days I could remember the things I had been doing and thinking abo ...

  • Trying to figure out my diagnosis . no doctor can figure it out
    I have been having these fainting spells since I was 12 .. It starts with lower abdominal pain followed by feeling light headed then I black out and my body shakes kind of like a seizure but last a few seconds then I come to ..then I feel nausea and also I have chills

More reviews for: Atrial fibrillation, Syncope

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

40 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Pregabalin, Copaxone, Baclofen for a 36-year old woma ... (10 minutes ago)

- Compare Atacand Hct and Avalide and Losartan Potassium; Hydrochlorothiazide for a 53-year old woman (56 minutes ago)

- Keppra for a 38-year old man who has Seizures (2 hours ago)

Related condition

- Atrial fibrillation/flutter (38,265 reports)

 

Related symptom

- Syncope

 

Related drugs

- Warfarin Sodium
- Coumadin
- Flecainide Acetate
- Digoxin
- Pradaxa
- Sotalol Hydrochloride
- Amiodarone Hydrochloride
- Metoprolol Tartrate
- Diltiazem Hydrochloride
- Tikosyn
- Multaq
- Atenolol
- Xarelto
- Bisoprolol Fumarate
- Aspirin
- Propafenone Hydrochloride
- Toprol-xl
- Metoprolol Succinate
- Tambocor
- Lanoxin

 

 

Recent user comments

- "above an implant my gum became swollen while on the d ... " (2 hours ago)

- "I can't bare loud sounds! Balloons are just freaking ... " (7 hours ago)

- "Experiencing groin pain in both legs when sitting and ... " (8 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Modafinil and L-tyrosine

- Pseudotumor Cerebri

- Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness and Concerta

- Brain Injury and Zolpidem Tartrate

- Oramorph Sr and Osteoarthritis

 

Popular searches

- Insulin Resistance Syndrome
- Agropyron Firmum
- Cytomel
- Eczema Nummular
- Oxycodone And Acetaminophen

Recent updates on eHealthMe:

- Wegener's Granulomatosis in Fibromyalgia (1 second ago)

- Dermatitis Contact in Isoptin (2 seconds ago)

- Gilbert's Syndrome in Asthma (3 seconds ago)

- Arteriosclerosis in Pediazole (4 seconds ago)

- Colostomy in Pinworms (5 seconds ago)

   

All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.