Amiodarone hydrochloride and Low blood pressure - from FDA reports
Low blood pressure is found among people who take Amiodarone Hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Furosemide, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter . We study 2,926 people who have side effects while taking Amiodarone hydrochloride from FDA. Among them, 161 have Low blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Low blood pressure and more.
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Amiodarone hydrochloride has active ingredients of amiodarone hydrochloride. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Amiodarone hydrochloride 3,498 users)
Low Blood Pressure
Low blood pressure has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, depression (latest reports from 156,070 Low blood pressure patients).
On Feb, 24, 2017
2,926 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone Hydrochloride.
Among them, 161 people (5.5%) have Low Blood Pressure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amiodarone Hydrochloride when people have Low Blood Pressure *:
- < 1 month: 55 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 15 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Low Blood Pressure when taking Amiodarone Hydrochloride *:
- female: 31.61 %
- male: 68.39 %
Age of people who have Low Blood Pressure when taking Amiodarone Hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.7 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.7 %
- 30-39: 3.5 %
- 40-49: 6.29 %
- 50-59: 7.69 %
- 60+: 81.12 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (12 people, 7.45%)
- High Blood Pressure (10 people, 6.21%)
- Pneumonia (8 people, 4.97%)
- Ventricular Tachycardia (7 people, 4.35%)
- Pain (7 people, 4.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Furosemide (36 people, 22.36%)
- Lasix (27 people, 16.77%)
- Digoxin (22 people, 13.66%)
- Lisinopril (19 people, 11.80%)
- Aspirin (18 people, 11.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (24 people, 14.91%)
- Fatigue (24 people, 14.91%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (23 people, 14.29%)
- Breathing Difficulty (22 people, 13.66%)
- Arrhythmias (21 people, 13.04%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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