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Would you have Syncope (Fainting) when you have Atrial fibrillation?
Summary: Syncope is found among people with Atrial fibrillation, especially people who are male, 60+ old, also have Hypertension, and take medication Digoxin.
We study 723 people who have Syncope (Fainting) 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.
Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone) (latest reports from 49,805 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Nov, 13, 2014: 723 people who have atrial fibrillation and Syncope are studied.
Gender of people who have atrial fibrillation and experienced Syncope * :
Age of people who have atrial fibrillation and experienced Syncope * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (124 people, 17.15%)
- Atrial flutter (40 people, 5.53%)
- Prophylaxis (33 people, 4.56%)
- Anxiety (23 people, 3.18%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (21 people, 2.90%)
- Cardiac failure (21 people, 2.90%)
- Diabetes mellitus (21 people, 2.90%)
- Hypothyroidism (20 people, 2.77%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (18 people, 2.49%)
- Hyperuricaemia (15 people, 2.07%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Digoxin (179 people, 24.76%)
- Warfarin sodium (172 people, 23.79%)
- Aspirin (162 people, 22.41%)
- Coumadin (130 people, 17.98%)
- Furosemide (110 people, 15.21%)
- Pradaxa (91 people, 12.59%)
- Lasix (88 people, 12.17%)
- Simvastatin (77 people, 10.65%)
- Lisinopril (73 people, 10.10%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (71 people, 9.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- I have a-fib after taking benadryl. i've been off it for a few days, but flutters remain. how long does it last?
(Asked by a 86 year old woman who has Atrial Fibrillation/flutter, and takes Benadryl)
I took 6 pills a day for a week, have been off medication for several days, but A-Fib symptoms continue.
- Dabigatran,rivaroxaban, apixaban (eliquis) or aspirin - which is most suitable for a patient with af (atrial fibrilation), left subdural hematoma, right ischemic stroke with hemorehagic transformation
(Asked by a 82 year old woman who has Thyroid Disorder, Ischemic CVA Stroke With Hemorrhagic Transformation, Chronic Subdural Hematoma (Left), High Blood Pressure, Diabetes, Atrial Fibrillation)
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
(Asked by a 67 year old man who has Atrial Fibrillation/flutter)
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?
(Asked by a 31 year old man who has Rash Scaly, Syncope, and takes Claritin)
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. ...
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