Amiodarone hydrochloride and Syncope - from FDA reports
Syncope is found among people who take Amiodarone hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Furosemide, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter. This review analyzes which people have Syncope with Amiodarone hydrochloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,031 people who have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 23, 2017
3,031 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone Hydrochloride.
Among them, 95 people (3.13%) have Syncope
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amiodarone Hydrochloride when people have Syncope *:
- < 1 month: 7.14 %
- 1 - 6 months: 57.14 %
- 6 - 12 months: 21.43 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Syncope when taking Amiodarone Hydrochloride *:
- female: 44.09 %
- male: 55.91 %
Age of people who have Syncope when taking Amiodarone Hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.15 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 2.3 %
- 50-59: 19.54 %
- 60+: 77.01 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (17 people, 17.89%)
- Cardiac Failure (12 people, 12.63%)
- Ventricular Fibrillation (10 people, 10.53%)
- High Blood Pressure (7 people, 7.37%)
- Arrhythmias (7 people, 7.37%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Furosemide (29 people, 30.53%)
- Digoxin (17 people, 17.89%)
- Warfarin Sodium (15 people, 15.79%)
- Aspirin (14 people, 14.74%)
- Coumadin (13 people, 13.68%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (19 people, 20.00%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (19 people, 20.00%)
- Torsade De Pointes (18 people, 18.95%)
- Ventricular Extrasystoles (17 people, 17.89%)
- Hypotension (16 people, 16.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Syncope when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride?
Amiodarone hydrochloride has active ingredients of amiodarone hydrochloride. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Amiodarone hydrochloride 3,610 users)
Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, primary pulmonary hypertension, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis (latest reports from 73,121 Syncope patients).
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