Related topic: Bacterial infection, Atrial fibrillation
Review: could Bacterial infection cause Atrial fibrillation?
Summary: Atrial fibrillation could be caused by Bacterial infection, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, also have Hypertension, and take Ciprofloxacin.
We study 1,770 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 42,631 patients) is typically treated by Metronidazole, Azithromycin, Amoxicillin, Flagyl, Bactrim Ds, Levaquin.
Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) (latest reports from 374,977 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple myeloma.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 1,769 people who have bacterial infection are studied. Among them, 7 (0.40%) have Atrial Fibrillation. They amount to 0.00% of all the 382,723 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%)
- Viral infection (1 people, 14.29%)
- Infection (1 people, 14.29%)
- Sedation (1 people, 14.29%)
- Vitamin supplementation (1 people, 14.29%)
- Fungal infection (1 people, 14.29%)
- Prophylaxis (1 people, 14.29%)
- Hallucination (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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