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Would you have A-fib (Atrial fibrillation/flutter) when you have High blood cholesterol?

Summary: A-fib is found among people with High blood cholesterol, especially people who are male, 60+ old, also have High blood cholesterol, and take medication Lipitor.

We study 1,020 people who have A-fib (Atrial fibrillation/flutter) and High blood cholesterol from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

You are not alone: join a support group for people who have High blood cholesterol and A-fib >>>


High blood cholesterol

High blood cholesterol can be treated by Simvastatin, Lipitor, Crestor, Pravastatin Sodium, Zocor, Atorvastatin Calcium. (latest reports from 172,036 High Blood Cholesterol patients)


A-fib (most common type of arrhythmia) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple myeloma. (latest reports from 86,721 A-fib patients)

On Mar, 31, 2015: 1,020 people who have high blood cholesterol and A-fib are studied.

Trend of A-fib in high blood cholesterol reports

Gender of people who have high blood cholesterol and experienced A-fib * :


Age of people who have high blood cholesterol and experienced A-fib * :


Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (627 people, 61.47%)
  2. Hypertension (406 people, 39.80%)
  3. Hypercholesterolaemia (273 people, 26.76%)
  4. Atrial fibrillation (218 people, 21.37%)
  5. Blood cholesterol (181 people, 17.75%)
  6. Osteoporosis (113 people, 11.08%)
  7. Diabetes mellitus (111 people, 10.88%)
  8. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (95 people, 9.31%)
  9. Pain (89 people, 8.73%)
  10. Cardiac disorder (72 people, 7.06%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Lipitor (345 people, 33.82%)
  2. Aspirin (257 people, 25.20%)
  3. Simvastatin (201 people, 19.71%)
  4. Crestor (138 people, 13.53%)
  5. Zocor (138 people, 13.53%)
  6. Fosamax (130 people, 12.75%)
  7. Coumadin (128 people, 12.55%)
  8. Plavix (108 people, 10.59%)
  9. Lisinopril (104 people, 10.20%)
  10. Lasix (90 people, 8.82%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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