Review: could Atrial fibrillation cause Weight gain?
We study 41,601 people who have Atrial fibrillation from FDA and social media. Among them, 382 have Weight gain (Weight increased). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Atrial fibrillation (latest reports from 389,688 patients) is typically treated by Warfarin Sodium, Coumadin, Flecainide Acetate, Digoxin, Sotalol Hydrochloride, Metoprolol Tartrate.
Weight gain (latest reports from 527,320 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 41,593 people who have atrial fibrillation are studied. Among them, 382 (0.92%) have Weight Gain. They amount to 0.07% of all the 526,590 people who have Weight Gain on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have atrial fibrillation and experienced Weight gain * :
|Weight gain||53.28%||46.72% |
Age of people who have atrial fibrillation and experienced Weight gain * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.67%||2.57%||9.35%||83.64% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain||6.67%||46.67%||33.33%||13.33% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (100 people, 26.18%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (52 people, 13.61%)
- Hypothyroidism (37 people, 9.69%)
- Diabetes mellitus (31 people, 8.12%)
- Arthritis (19 people, 4.97%)
- Arthralgia (18 people, 4.71%)
- Cardiac failure (17 people, 4.45%)
- Anxiety (17 people, 4.45%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (16 people, 4.19%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (15 people, 3.93%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Multaq (123 people, 32.20%)
- Coumadin (108 people, 28.27%)
- Aspirin (104 people, 27.23%)
- Pradaxa (100 people, 26.18%)
- Lasix (76 people, 19.90%)
- Digoxin (74 people, 19.37%)
- Warfarin sodium (66 people, 17.28%)
- Tikosyn (57 people, 14.92%)
- Furosemide (54 people, 14.14%)
- Lipitor (49 people, 12.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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one year ago December, he was hospitalized when glucose levels were out of control. During this time, becasue he had fallen, they did a complete neuro and saaid he had hydrocephalus. They did three taps and reduced the fluid. His glucose got under control and he began insulin therapy. Along with physical and occupational thereapy post hospital. After 3 weeks came home and was doing better but he seems to be going downhill again. Is not managing his diabetes, and is exhibiting same symptoms from prior to hospital visit 12/2012.
Could fluid be back? His toes are hammering/curling under terribly and his walking his slow and unsure. He also has some neuropathy ion both feet. Incontinence. Occassional exploding BM's.
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I have been on warafrin 6 mg 6 days per week and 7 mg 1 day per week for almost 3 years and have not felt good since. I seem to get every in fection that comes along. It seems my resistance to infection has been affected by this drug. my immune system has gone to pot.
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