Ambien and Atrial flutter - from FDA reports
Atrial flutter is found among people who take Ambien, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Pain . We study 58,094 people who have side effects while taking Ambien from FDA. Among them, 1,108 have Atrial flutter. Find out below who they are, when they have Atrial flutter and more.
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Ambien has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Ambien 63,975 users)
Atrial flutter (an abnormal heart rhythm that occurs in the atria of the heart) has been reported by people with atrial fibrillation/flutter, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 157,486 Atrial flutter patients).
On Jan, 28, 2017
58,094 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien.
Among them, 1,108 people (1.91%) have Atrial Flutter
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ambien when people have Atrial Flutter *:
- < 1 month: 39.39 %
- 1 - 6 months: 36.36 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.03 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.12 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 9.09 %
Gender of people who have Atrial Flutter when taking Ambien *:
- female: 49.77 %
- male: 50.23 %
Age of people who have Atrial Flutter when taking Ambien *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.11 %
- 20-29: 1.69 %
- 30-39: 3.71 %
- 40-49: 4.98 %
- 50-59: 16.63 %
- 60+: 72.88 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (109 people, 9.84%)
- Multiple Myeloma (97 people, 8.75%)
- Insomnia (86 people, 7.76%)
- High Blood Pressure (54 people, 4.87%)
- Neoplasm Malignant (53 people, 4.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (376 people, 33.94%)
- Coumadin (361 people, 32.58%)
- Aspirin (334 people, 30.14%)
- Digoxin (253 people, 22.83%)
- Protonix (234 people, 21.12%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (367 people, 33.12%)
- Pain (350 people, 31.59%)
- Cardiac Failure Congestive (328 people, 29.60%)
- Stress And Anxiety (322 people, 29.06%)
- Breathing Difficulty (318 people, 28.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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