Review: taking Atenolol and Multaq together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Atenolol and Multaq together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Atenolol and Multaq. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 311 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Atenolol

Atenolol has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Atenolol 111,686 users)

Multaq

Multaq has active ingredients of dronedarone hydrochloride. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Multaq 7,297 users)

On Sep, 14, 2016

311 people who take Atenolol, Multaq are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Atenolol and Multaq drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Atenolol:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Multaq:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Atenolol:
  • female: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Multaq:
  • female: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Atenolol:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
Multaq:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • papilloedema
  • dyspnoea
  • acute respiratory failure
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • interstitial lung disease
  • cardiac failure
  • headache
  • blindness unilateral
  • eye pain
  • abasia
1 - 6 months:
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood urea increased
  • pain
  • weight decreased
  • cardiac failure
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • oedema peripheral
6 - 12 months:
  • cough
  • dyspnoea
  • chest discomfort
  • pleural effusion
  • pulmonary function test abnormal
  • atrial fibrillation
  • abdominal pain upper
  • anxiety
  • aphonia
  • blood creatinine increased
1 - 2 years:
  • alopecia
  • diabetes mellitus
  • dysphonia
  • irritability
  • weight increased
  • anaemia
  • breast mass
  • cough
  • dyspepsia
  • dyspnoea
2 - 5 years:
  • alopecia
  • hepatic enzyme increased
  • hypokalaemia
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • bone and joint pain
  • cough
  • international normalised ratio decreased
  • interstitial lung disease
  • stiffness in a joint
  • transient ischaemic attack
5 - 10 years:
  • hyperkalaemia
  • nodal arrhythmia
  • asthenia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • blood pressure decreased
  • bradycardia
  • chest discomfort
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • gait disturbance
10+ years:
  • fatigue
  • obesity
  • obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
  • orthostatic hypotension
  • shortness of breath
  • spinocerebellar ataxia
  • weakness
  • renal failure chronic
  • sinoatrial block
  • anaemia
not specified:
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • oedema peripheral
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • cardiac failure
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • hypertension

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • muscle spasms
  • nausea
  • oedema peripheral
  • headache
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • malaise
male:
  • atrial fibrillation
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • cardiac failure
  • oedema peripheral
  • blood creatinine increased
  • asthenia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • diarrhoea
  • blood urea increased

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood urea increased
  • fatigue
  • liver disorder
  • pain
  • renal disorder
  • injection site swelling
  • psoriasis
40-49:
  • abnormal dreams
  • anxiety
  • hallucination
  • hypervigilance
  • tremor
  • vomiting
  • depressed mood
  • injury
  • cardiac arrest
  • feeling jittery
50-59:
  • fatigue
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood urea increased
  • atrial fibrillation
  • pain
  • hyperkalaemia
  • nodal arrhythmia
  • cardiac arrest
  • ventricular fibrillation
  • cardiac failure acute
60+:
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • oedema peripheral
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • cardiac failure
  • asthenia
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • palpitations

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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