Review: Low blood pressure in Amiodarone
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 17, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Low blood pressure (Hypotension) by studying 2,252 people who take Amiodarone. We analyze: the time on Amiodarone when people have Low blood pressure, gender and age of these people, the severity of Low blood pressure, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Amiodarone. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Amiodarone hydrochloride (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of amiodarone hydrochloride. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter, arrhythmias. Commonly reported side effects of Amiodarone hydrochloride include atrial fibrillation/flutter, atrial fibrillation aggravated, hypotension, renal failure acute, weakness.
Low blood pressure
Low blood pressure (abnormally low blood pressure) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, depression, osteoporosis.
On Dec, 18, 2013: 2,252 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride. Among them, 140 people (6.22%) have Low Blood Pressure.
Time on Amiodarone hydrochloride when people have Low blood pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Low blood pressure||58.82%||17.65%||17.65%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.88% |
Gender of people who have Low blood pressure when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride * :
|Low blood pressure||31.97%||68.03% |
Age of people who have Low blood pressure when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride * :
|Low blood pressure||0.75%||0.00%||0.00%||0.75%||4.51%||7.52%||8.27%||78.20% |
Severity of Low blood pressure when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Low blood pressure||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Low blood pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Low blood pressure||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Product used for unknown indication (17 people, 12.14%)
- Atrial fibrillation (12 people, 8.57%)
- Hypertension (8 people, 5.71%)
- Pneumonia (8 people, 5.71%)
- Ventricular tachycardia (7 people, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (38 people, 27.14%)
- Aspirin (35 people, 25.00%)
- Digoxin (25 people, 17.86%)
- Potassium chloride (23 people, 16.43%)
- Lisinopril (20 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- By tom: Can i take zantac with bystolic medication
(for a 66 year old man who has Atrial Fibrillation, and takes Amiodarone Hydrochloride, Bystolic)
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Im trying to get to where i don't to take so many pills in the mourning. It would be nice if i could take one pill. But i know that want happen. I want one pill for my mood, hypertension, and the schizophrenia...If anybody can help me out it would be mostly appreciated.
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