Review: could Amiodarone cause Erectile dysfunction?
Summary: Erectile dysfunction could be caused by Amiodarone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Warfarin sodium, and have Atrial fibrillation.
We study 2,567 people who have side effects while taking Amiodarone from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more.
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Amiodarone hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,810 users) has active ingredients of amiodarone hydrochloride. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter.
Erectile dysfunction (latest reports from 132,608 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.
On Apr, 15, 2014: 2,567 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride. Among them, 4 people (0.16%) have Erectile Dysfunction. They amount to 0.00% of all the 130,650 people who have Erectile Dysfunction on eHealthMe.
Time on Amiodarone hydrochloride when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||75.00% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||50.00%||25.00%||25.00% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (2 people, 50.00%)
- Thyroid disorder (1 people, 25.00%)
- Ear congestion (1 people, 25.00%)
- Atrial fibrillation/flutter (1 people, 25.00%)
- Depression suicidal (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Warfarin sodium (3 people, 75.00%)
- Allegra allergy (1 people, 25.00%)
- Enalapril maleate (1 people, 25.00%)
- Mucinex dm (1 people, 25.00%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (1 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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