Review: could Amiodarone hydrochloride cause Phlebitis (Thrombophlebitis)?
Summary: Phlebitis is found among people who take Amiodarone hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Heart rate increased.
We study 2,600 people who have side effects while taking Amiodarone hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Phlebitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Phlebitis and more.
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Amiodarone hydrochloride has active ingredients of amiodarone hydrochloride. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from 2,835 Amiodarone hydrochloride users)
Phlebitis (inflammation of the walls of a vein) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, birth control, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 7,098 Phlebitis patients)
On Mar, 9, 2015: 2,600 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride. Among them, 15 people (0.58%) have Phlebitis.
Time on Amiodarone hydrochloride when people have Phlebitis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Phlebitis when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride * :
Age of people who have Phlebitis when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride * :
Severity of Phlebitis when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride ** :
How people recovered from Phlebitis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Heart rate increased (1 people, 6.67%)
- Atrial fibrillation (1 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (3 people, 20.00%)
- Lortab (2 people, 13.33%)
- Amoxicillin (2 people, 13.33%)
- Furosemide (2 people, 13.33%)
- Nitroglycerin (2 people, 13.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Anaprox, Acebutolol Hydrochloride, Amiodarone Hydrochloride for a 49-year old woman with Endometriosis, Heart Rate Irregular. The patient has Rotator Cuff Pain, Left Shoulder
- A study of drug interactions between Coumadin, Losartan Potassium, Metoprolol Succinate, Amiodarone Hydrochloride for a 72-year old man with Atrial Fibrillation, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Arrhythmia, Congestive Heart Failure - Left, Atrial Fibrillation, Shortness Of Breath
- A study of drug interactions between Coumadin, Amiodarone Hydrochloride, Metoprolol Tartrate, Lisinopril for a 59-year old woman with Atrial Fibrillation/flutter, Arrhythmia, Atrial Flutter. The patient has Shortness Of Breath
- A study of drug interactions between Amiodarone Hydrochloride, Lasix, Coumadin, Coreg for a 77-year old woman with Atrial Fibrillation, Heart Failure. The patient has Orthostatic Hypotension
- A study of drug interactions between Copaxone, Orencia, Keppra for a 43-year old woman with Multiple Sclerosis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Petit Mal Seizure. The patient has Phlebitis, Rib Cage Pain
Recent Amiodarone hydrochloride related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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