Review: could Amiodarone cause Osteonecrosis of jaw?
We study 2,591 people who have side effects while taking Amiodarone from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Osteonecrosis of jaw. Find out below who they are, when they have Osteonecrosis of jaw and more.
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Amiodarone hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,826 users) has active ingredients of amiodarone hydrochloride. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter.
Osteonecrosis of jaw
Osteonecrosis of jaw (death of bone of jaw) (latest reports from 205,348 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, metastases to bone, multiple myeloma, osteopenia, breast cancer.
On Aug, 22, 2014: 2,591 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride. Among them, 5 people (0.19%) have Osteonecrosis Of Jaw. They amount to 0.00% of all the 205,321 people who have Osteonecrosis Of Jaw on eHealthMe.
Time on Amiodarone hydrochloride when people have Osteonecrosis of jaw * :
Gender of people who have Osteonecrosis of jaw when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride * :
|Osteonecrosis of jaw||60.00%||40.00% |
Age of people who have Osteonecrosis of jaw when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride * :
|Osteonecrosis of jaw||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33% |
Severity of Osteonecrosis of jaw when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride ** :
How people recovered from Osteonecrosis of jaw ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (2 people, 40.00%)
- Inflammation (1 people, 20.00%)
- Osteoporosis (1 people, 20.00%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (1 people, 20.00%)
- Arthritis (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (5 people, 100.00%)
- Coumadin (4 people, 80.00%)
- Aspirin (3 people, 60.00%)
- Aredia (3 people, 60.00%)
- Prednisone (3 people, 60.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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VV_india on Jul, 7, 2014:
My Dad has been taking Cordarone (amiodarone) for last one year due to Atrial Fibrillation. Recently, i started giving him R-Alpha Lipoic Acid 200 mg to help him with his Kidney problem. After 10-12 days he got fever and frequent urination. We thought it must be UTI but urine test was negative. CBC should WBC to be normal. I stopped ALA immediately. After 2 days of fever he got atrial fibrillation and almost got a stroke. Doctor prescribed an antibiotic and paracetamol. The problem was resolved after another 3 days. I have a strong feeling that the problem occurred because of drug interaction between ALA and amiodarone.
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