Review: Cardizem Cd and Coreg
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Cardizem Cd and Coreg. It is created by eHealthMe based on 1,304 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Cardizem cd (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of diltiazem hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Coreg (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of carvedilol. It is often used in high blood pressure.
On Dec, 5, 2013: 1,304 people who reported to have interactions when taking Cardizem Cd, Coreg are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Cardizem Cd (diltiazem hydrochloride)
- Coreg (carvedilol)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Cardizem Cd, Coreg:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Atrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)||556|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or labored breathing)||420|
|Cardiac Failure Congestive||218|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||153|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||148|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||148|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Cardizem Cd, Coreg:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or labored breathing)||17|
|Cerebrovascular Accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)||12|
|Atrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)||8|
|Abdominal Pain Upper||5|
|Carotid Artery Stenosis (narrowing of carotid artery)||5|
|Mitral Valve Incompetence (inefficient heart valve)||4|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation
- Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging
- Diabetes mellitus
- Cardiac disorder
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Heparin sodium injection
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By William Einstein: Could recent risedronate withdrawal after 20 yrs. regular use, be a cause of simultaneous severe lower back pain just from standing longer than 30 min.?.
(for a 82 year old man who has Osteopenia, Cardiomyopathy, Restless Leg Syndrome, and takes Risedronate Sodium, Lisinopril, Carvedilol, Temazepam)
5'6"-123# 10% body fat. Blood pressure low normal. Triathlons to my early 70's, when cardiomyopathy operation installed Pacemaker/defibulator. Very healthy eater. Excercised regularly, until foot bone break from fall Summer 2012. Still swim and some flex exercises, but no cartilege in left should ...
(Number of patients like William Einstein: 3,386)
- By GeordieLaforge: Why is it taking so long for my inr to return to 2.5-3.0?
(for a 58 year old man who has Aortic Valve Repair, Aortic Aneurysm Repair, Congestive Heart Failure, and takes Coumadin, Metformin, Altace, Coreg, Hydrochlorothiazide, Lasix, Carvedilol)
I had my aortic valve (bicuspid) replaced in 1975, apparently had 2 silent heart attacks and was diagnosed with CHF in 2005 and had an ascending aortic aneurysm repair and aortic valve replaced in 2008. A few weeks ago, I went off the coumadin and on Pradaxa prior to having a cervical epidural in ...
(Number of patients like GeordieLaforge: 4,971)
- By Margo1: Can multi steriod injections for joint pain cause a persons blood pressure and pulse to drop?
(for a 89 year old woman who has Hypertension For Last 40yrs., A-fibrillation, and takes Bystolic, Diltiazem Hydrochloride, Aldactone, Sildenafil Citrate)
My mother is 89 and has pain in her shoulder and knees. The ortho doctor gave each area an injection of steroids. Then 4 weeks later gave a second injection in the same shoulder. A few weeks later her pulse and blood pressure dropped. Could there be a connection?? Her pulse and blood pressure have d ...
(Number of patients like Margo1: 1,456)
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- By carolab: Dilantin and interactions
(for a 66 year old woman who has Vitamin B12 Deficiency, Arrhythmia, Epilepsy, Hypothyroid, and takes Vitamin D, Magnesium, Coreg, Dilantin, Synthroid)
I've taken Dilantin for over 40 years..seizure free for over 30 years..became hypothyroid 10 years ago..B12 deficient approximately 3 years ago and have had a benign arrhythmia for over 30 years. I take magnesium because it seems to hep the arrhythmia and vitamin d because mine is low normal.
(Number of patients like carolab: 6,055)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Cardizem Cd (diltiazem hydrochloride) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Coreg (carvedilol) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Cardizem cd is used in:
- Coreg is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Cardizem cd alternatives:
- Coreg alternatives:
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