Review: could Stress and anxiety cause Atrial fibrillation?
We study 61,708 people who have Stress and anxiety from FDA and social media. Among them, 361 have Atrial fibrillation (Atrial fibrillation/flutter). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Stress and anxiety
Stress and anxiety (latest reports from 1,272,343 patients) can be treated by Xanax, Klonopin, Clonazepam, Ativan, Lorazepam, Lexapro.
Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) (latest reports from 389,396 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple myeloma.
On Aug, 12, 2014: 61,669 people who have stress and anxiety are studied. Among them, 363 (0.59%) have Atrial Fibrillation. They amount to 0.09% of all the 393,500 people who have Atrial Fibrillation on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have stress and anxiety and experienced Atrial fibrillation * :
|Atrial fibrillation||68.59%||31.41% |
Age of people who have stress and anxiety and experienced Atrial fibrillation * :
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.32%||1.32%||5.01%||17.15%||75.46% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Atrial fibrillation||21.43%||50.00%||28.57%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (89 people, 24.52%)
- Pain (77 people, 21.21%)
- Depression (59 people, 16.25%)
- Insomnia (48 people, 13.22%)
- Osteoporosis (40 people, 11.02%)
- Prophylaxis (30 people, 8.26%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (29 people, 7.99%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (27 people, 7.44%)
- Constipation (25 people, 6.89%)
- Hypothyroidism (25 people, 6.89%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Aspirin (102 people, 28.10%)
- Xanax (90 people, 24.79%)
- Ativan (77 people, 21.21%)
- Coumadin (58 people, 15.98%)
- Lorazepam (48 people, 13.22%)
- Multaq (47 people, 12.95%)
- Digoxin (45 people, 12.40%)
- Paxil (42 people, 11.57%)
- Synthroid (42 people, 11.57%)
- Lexapro (41 people, 11.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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