Review: could Amiodarone cause Low blood pressure?
We study 2,591 people who have side effects while taking Amiodarone from FDA and social media. Among them, 147 have Low blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Low blood pressure and more.
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Amiodarone hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,828 users) has active ingredients of amiodarone hydrochloride. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter.
Low blood pressure
Low blood pressure (abnormally low blood pressure) (latest reports from 697,210 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, depression.
On Aug, 11, 2014: 2,589 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride. Among them, 147 people (5.68%) have Low Blood Pressure. They amount to 0.02% of all the 695,322 people who have Low Blood Pressure on eHealthMe.
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||65.00%||15.00%||15.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.00% |
Gender of people who have Low blood pressure when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride * :
|Low blood pressure||33.95%||66.05% |
Age of people who have Low blood pressure when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride * :
|Low blood pressure||0.68%||0.00%||0.00%||0.68%||4.05%||6.76%||7.43%||80.41% |
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 * :
- Atrial fibrillation (12 people, 8.16%)
- Hypertension (12 people, 8.16%)
- Pneumonia (11 people, 7.48%)
- Ventricular tachycardia (10 people, 6.80%)
- Arrhythmia (9 people, 6.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (39 people, 26.53%)
- Furosemide (38 people, 25.85%)
- Digoxin (27 people, 18.37%)
- Lasix (26 people, 17.69%)
- Potassium chloride (23 people, 15.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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