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Would you have Heart palpitations when you have Sinusitis?

Summary: Heart palpitations is found among people with Sinusitis, especially people who are female, 30-39 old, also have High blood pressure, and take medication Avelox.

We study 315 people who have Heart palpitations and Sinusitis from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Sinusitis

Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus) can be treated by Amoxicillin, Azithromycin, Levaquin, Avelox, Augmentin '875', Clarithromycin. (latest reports from 40,783 Sinusitis patients)

Heart palpitations

Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain. (latest reports from 52,051 Heart palpitations patients)

On Jan, 14, 2015: 315 people who have sinusitis and Heart Palpitations are studied.

Trend of Heart palpitations in sinusitis reports

Gender of people who have sinusitis and experienced Heart palpitations * :

FemaleMale
Heart palpitations81.52%18.48%

Age of people who have sinusitis and experienced Heart palpitations * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Heart palpitations0.00%0.00%0.33%10.16%21.31%34.43%21.64%12.13%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Heart palpitations21.43%71.43%7.14%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (25 people, 7.94%)
  2. Blood cholesterol increased (20 people, 6.35%)
  3. Hypothyroidism (19 people, 6.03%)
  4. Acute sinusitis (18 people, 5.71%)
  5. Depression (12 people, 3.81%)
  6. Pharyngitis (11 people, 3.49%)
  7. Pain (8 people, 2.54%)
  8. Sleep disorder (8 people, 2.54%)
  9. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (7 people, 2.22%)
  10. Asthma (6 people, 1.90%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Avelox (123 people, 39.05%)
  2. Levaquin (84 people, 26.67%)
  3. Ketek (64 people, 20.32%)
  4. Synthroid (50 people, 15.87%)
  5. Zithromax (42 people, 13.33%)
  6. Prednisone (25 people, 7.94%)
  7. Ambien (21 people, 6.67%)
  8. Protonix (21 people, 6.67%)
  9. Hyzaar (20 people, 6.35%)
  10. Aspirin (20 people, 6.35%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Palpitations after taking meds
    took my meds last night with in 5 mins my heart rate shot up to 140 bpm an lasted for 15 mins before it came down
  • What's the cause of heart palpitations
    E-fib or irregular heart beat, more noticeable at night. Have been on hormone replacement since 1995. Started on the patch that caused irritations then switch to 1% Androgel packets. Used 1/2 a packet per day for years, then libido dropped and started using full packet. Everything going good until I started using 25mgs of zinc some months later I started having heart palpitations.
    Stopped androgel and zinc, heart palpitations stopped after 2 weeks, almost afraid to start up again!
  • Biotin and heart races? connection?
    About 2 weeks ago I started on 3mg of Biotin a day. After about 4 days my heart started racing for period. It was uncomfortable and distracting. It's been nearly 2 weeks now and it's settled some but in the evening it comes back. Occassionaly during the day. Maybe at night I just notice it more but I don't think I notice it during the day, possible a little but at night it escalates. Is it possible that Biotin can cause damage. Why hasn't it gone away after near 2 weeks? I had no racing before starting Biotin. I've had a regularly scheduled checked about 4 days after stopping taking the Biotin. I didn't mention anything to the doc but he noticed nothing about my heartbeat or deep breathing. It's distracts and I wish it would subside! Any clues here? Thanks, jack
  • Can biotin cause prolonged heart racing?
    I started taking 3mg of biotin a day for about 3 or 4 days. I noticed my heart racing which was unusual for me. None before starting biotin. I've stopped over a week ago, going on 2 weeks and my heart still races. More at night or maybe I notice it more at night. No, I would notice it during the day. But when I sit down to relax at night it begins to flip and flop. Why is this persisting after near 2 weeks of stopping. By the way, I had a regular checkup about 4 or 5 days after stopping and the physician didn't say anything about what he heard in my heart and deep breathing. I have no pain but the palpitations are distracting and somewhat worrisome. Is there any cases of biotin doing damage to the heart?
  • Is it safe to take effexor and ibuprophen?
    Have sinus infection which I'm taking doxycycline and ibuprophen for headache. I also take Venlafaxine for GAD. Is it okay to take Advil or acetaminophen while taking venlafaxine, not at the same time??

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    After symptoms of a cold, I've been drinking the famous "garlic honey lemon" mixture to try to get rid of the cold and it actually worked pretty well.
    The first morning it didn't feel very nice to drink but I was ok.
    From day 2, I started to feel heartburn and heart palpitations, with a sort of headache as soon as I drank the mixture. Symptoms then disappear within a couple of minutes and I was fine for the rest of the day.
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  • Levaquin and confusion symptoms
    Confusion. Stopped dosage at day 6 of 7; prescribed 500 mg. 1 daily. I thought the confusion was from the weeks of pretty severe coughing symptoms, associated with the sinusitus - thought maybe from a lack of oxygen from not being able to breathe well for so long. I finally stopped the med. when "dementia-type" symptoms were apparent, night following dose #6, I was having difficulty determining which (of 2) pieces of hardware at our master bathroom sink, was the soap and which was the water (have lived here 15 years). I had been having many occurences of confusion for the majority of the 6 days on Levaquin and had been saying I was often feeling "so confused" for several days but none so apparent as this was. I am a long time mental health counselor and realized this was what I understand dementia symptoms resemble, stopped the med. Had M.D. appt. next day, he agreed stop good idea, put me on prednisone. Did research this morning before beginning prednisone & am not going to take it, due to reading it may increase negative side effects of the Levaquin. I am also e-mailing your website info. to my M.D. as I am also treated for depression and anxiety symptoms and fear symptoms will worsen. This is day 2 off the med., no improvement in confusion symptoms YET, I am hopeful that people wrote in soon after their negative experiences and that the confusion symptoms will resolve (soon.)

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • I took the two pills on the first day the next morning all calm I was driving and suddenly felt my heart racing and light headed the doctors in the ER said it could have been anxiety attack but me i never got that before I'm 23 healthy as a horse they took an X-ray and found my heart is fine but to this day I'm still nervous I always get nervous for medical issues nothing elsw

    Reply

  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • Symptoms have lasted three weeks.

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