Review: could Amiodarone Hydrochloride cause Parkinson's Disease?


Parkinson's disease is found among people who take Amiodarone Hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Depakene, and have Atrial fibrillation . We study 2,816 people who have side effects while taking Amiodarone hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Parkinson's disease. Find out below who they are, when they have Parkinson's disease and more.

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Amiodarone Hydrochloride

Amiodarone hydrochloride has active ingredients of amiodarone hydrochloride. It is often used in arrhythmias. (latest outcomes from Amiodarone hydrochloride 3,492 users)

Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson's disease has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 37,826 Parkinson's disease patients).

On Oct, 21, 2016

2,816 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone Hydrochloride.
Among them, 9 people (0.32%) have Parkinson's Disease

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Amiodarone hydrochloride cause Parkinson's disease?

Gender of people who have Parkinson's Disease when taking Amiodarone Hydrochloride *:

  • female: 55.56 %
  • male: 44.44 %

Age of people who have Parkinson's Disease when taking Amiodarone Hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 14.29 %
  • 60+: 85.71 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Somnolence (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Hypothyroidism (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Hypertension (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Parkinson's Disease (1 person, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Rivotril (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Puran T4 (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Lactulose (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Gabapentin (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Depakene (2 people, 22.22%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Atrial Fibrillation (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Haematocrit Decreased (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Depression (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Congestive Cardiomyopathy (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Arrhythmia (2 people, 22.22%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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