Ambien and Atrial flutter - from FDA reports


Summary

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. This review analyzes which people have Atrial flutter with Ambien. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 62,274 people who have side effects when taking Ambien from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

62,274 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien.
Among them, 1,135 people (1.82%) have Atrial flutter


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ambien cause Atrial flutter?

Time on Ambien when people have Atrial flutter *:

  • < 1 month: 39.39 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 39.39 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.03 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 9.09 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 9.09 %

Gender of people who have Atrial flutter when taking Ambien *:

  • female: 49.82 %
  • male: 50.18 %

Age of people who have Atrial flutter when taking Ambien *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.1 %
  • 20-29: 1.66 %
  • 30-39: 3.63 %
  • 40-49: 4.88 %
  • 50-59: 16.51 %
  • 60+: 73.21 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (115 people, 10.13%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (100 people, 8.81%)
  • High Blood Pressure (55 people, 4.85%)
  • Neoplasm Malignant (53 people, 4.67%)
  • Depression (50 people, 4.41%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (378 people, 33.30%)
  • Coumadin (365 people, 32.16%)
  • Aspirin (334 people, 29.43%)
  • Digoxin (253 people, 22.29%)
  • Protonix (235 people, 20.70%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weakness (368 people, 32.42%)
  • Pain (350 people, 30.84%)
  • Cardiac Failure Congestive (331 people, 29.16%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (323 people, 28.46%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (320 people, 28.19%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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