Parkinson's disease and Atrial fibrillation - from FDA reports

Summary

Atrial fibrillation is found among people with Parkinson's disease, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, take medication Sinemet and have High blood pressure. We study 178 people who have Atrial fibrillation and Parkinson's disease from FDA. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Parkinson'S Disease

Parkinson's disease can be treated by Sinemet, Azilect, Carbidopa and levodopa, Mirapex, Sinemet cr (latest reports from 37,856 Parkinson's disease patients)

Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) has been reported by people with atrial fibrillation/flutter, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 157,501 Atrial fibrillation patients).

On Jan, 29, 2017

178 people who have Parkinson'S Disease and Atrial Fibrillation are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

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Gender of people who have Parkinson'S Disease and experience Atrial Fibrillation *:

  • female: 36.57 %
  • male: 63.43 %

Age of people who have Parkinson'S Disease and experience Atrial Fibrillation *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 1.32 %
  • 50-59: 9.27 %
  • 60+: 89.4 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (16 people, 8.99%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (11 people, 6.18%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (10 people, 5.62%)
  • Dementia (8 people, 4.49%)
  • Pain (7 people, 3.93%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Sinemet (35 people, 19.66%)
  • Azilect (31 people, 17.42%)
  • Requip (20 people, 11.24%)
  • Neupro (19 people, 10.67%)
  • Stalevo 100 (18 people, 10.11%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Arrhythmias (24 people, 13.48%)
  • Pneumonia (21 people, 11.80%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (21 people, 11.80%)
  • Hypotension (17 people, 9.55%)
  • Cardiac Failure (15 people, 8.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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