Review: could Bacterial infection cause Atrial fibrillation?
We study 1,779 people who have Bacterial infection from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Atrial fibrillation (Atrial fibrillation/flutter). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Bacterial infection (latest reports from 43,016 patients) can be treated by Metronidazole, Azithromycin, Flagyl, Amoxicillin, Levaquin, Bactrim Ds.
Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) (latest reports from 393,663 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple myeloma.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 1,779 people who have bacterial infection are studied. Among them, 7 (0.39%) have Atrial Fibrillation. They amount to 0.00% of all the 397,763 people who have Atrial Fibrillation on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have bacterial infection and experienced Atrial fibrillation * :
|Atrial fibrillation||72.73%||27.27% |
Age of people who have bacterial infection and experienced Atrial fibrillation * :
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.00%||60.00%||0.00%||0.00%||40.00% |
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (3 people, 42.86%)
- Pain (2 people, 28.57%)
- Hypersensitivity (2 people, 28.57%)
- Prophylaxis (1 people, 14.29%)
- Hallucination (1 people, 14.29%)
- Infection (1 people, 14.29%)
- Multiple myeloma (1 people, 14.29%)
- Vitamin supplementation (1 people, 14.29%)
- Viral infection (1 people, 14.29%)
- Sedation (1 people, 14.29%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Ciprofloxacin (7 people, 100.00%)
- Lorazepam (6 people, 85.71%)
- Tobramycin sulfate (4 people, 57.14%)
- Tobramycin (4 people, 57.14%)
- Azithromycin (4 people, 57.14%)
- Zithromax (2 people, 28.57%)
- Vioxx (2 people, 28.57%)
- Furosemide (2 people, 28.57%)
- Prednisone (2 people, 28.57%)
- Amikin (2 people, 28.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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First in and out of AFIB 8 mo.ago, then continuous AFIB since then.
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From this study (2 weeks ago):
My heart goes in and out of afib mostly at night after I lay down. I can walk a brisk mile and the afib will usually go away.
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