Review: could Post-traumatic stress disorder cause Palpitations?
Summary: Palpitations could be caused by Post-traumatic stress disorder, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also have Anxiety, and take Xanax.
We study 3,171 people who have Post-traumatic stress disorder from FDA and social media. Among them, 51 have Palpitations (Heart palpitations). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Post-traumatic stress disorder
Post-traumatic stress disorder (latest reports from 20,602 patients) is typically treated by Zoloft, Prazosin Hydrochloride, Clonazepam, Sertraline Hydrochloride, Celexa, Klonopin.
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 310,875 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 3,166 people who have post-traumatic stress disorder are studied. Among them, 51 (1.61%) have Palpitations. They amount to 0.02% of all the 310,645 people who have Palpitations on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have post-traumatic stress disorder and experienced Palpitations * :
Age of people who have post-traumatic stress disorder and experienced Palpitations * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Anxiety (13 people, 25.49%)
- Pain (6 people, 11.76%)
- Panic disorder (6 people, 11.76%)
- Panic attack (5 people, 9.80%)
- Generalised anxiety disorder (4 people, 7.84%)
- Back pain (3 people, 5.88%)
- Myalgia (3 people, 5.88%)
- Back injury (3 people, 5.88%)
- Convulsion (3 people, 5.88%)
- Fibromyalgia (3 people, 5.88%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Xanax (11 people, 21.57%)
- Lyrica (9 people, 17.65%)
- Alprazolam (8 people, 15.69%)
- Seroquel (7 people, 13.73%)
- Paxil (7 people, 13.73%)
- Soma (4 people, 7.84%)
- Viibryd (4 people, 7.84%)
- Aspirin (4 people, 7.84%)
- Zoloft (4 people, 7.84%)
- Sertraline (4 people, 7.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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