Review: could Sinusitis cause Heart palpitations?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 1.9/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 11,525 people who have Sinusitis. Among them, 313 experience Heart palpitations. See who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Sinusitis (latest reports from 221,394 patients) are typically treated by Amoxicillin, Azithromycin, Levaquin, Augmentin '875', Avelox, Zithromax.
Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 303,994 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Feb, 7, 2014: 11,502 people who have sinusitis are studied. Among them, 311 (2.70%) have Heart Palpitations.
Gender of people who have sinusitis and experienced Heart palpitations * :
|Heart palpitations||81.49%||18.51% |
Age of people who have sinusitis and experienced Heart palpitations * :
|Heart palpitations||0.00%||0.00%||0.33%||10.03%||21.74%||35.12%||21.74%||11.04% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart palpitations||16.67%||75.00%||8.33%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Sinusitis (311 people, 100.00%)
- Hypertension (23 people, 7.40%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (20 people, 6.43%)
- Hypothyroidism (17 people, 5.47%)
- Pharyngitis (11 people, 3.54%)
- Depression (10 people, 3.22%)
- Sleep disorder (8 people, 2.57%)
- Pain (8 people, 2.57%)
- Asthma (6 people, 1.93%)
- Sinus congestion (6 people, 1.93%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Avelox (123 people, 39.55%)
- Levaquin (84 people, 27.01%)
- Ketek (64 people, 20.58%)
- Synthroid (48 people, 15.43%)
- Zithromax (40 people, 12.86%)
- Prednisone (25 people, 8.04%)
- Ambien (21 people, 6.75%)
- Protonix (21 people, 6.75%)
- Aspirin (20 people, 6.43%)
- Hyzaar (20 people, 6.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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