Review: could Amiodarone cause Syncope?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 2,284 people who take Amiodarone. Among them, 83 have Syncope. See who they are, when they have Syncope and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Amiodarone hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,540 users) has active ingredients of amiodarone hydrochloride. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter, tachycardia . Commonly reported side effects of Amiodarone hydrochloride include atrial fibrillation/flutter, hypotension, atrial fibrillation aggravated, renal failure acute, tachycardia.
Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone) (latest reports from 308,480 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Mar, 8, 2014: 2,284 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride. Among them, 83 people (3.63%) have Syncope. They amount to 0.03% of all the 308,480 people who have Syncope.
Time on Amiodarone hydrochloride when people have Syncope * :
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Gender of people who have Syncope when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride * :
Age of people who have Syncope when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride * :
Severity of Syncope when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride ** :
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How people recovered from Syncope ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (28 people, 33.73%)
- Cardiac failure (26 people, 31.33%)
- Ventricular fibrillation (24 people, 28.92%)
- Torsade de pointes (10 people, 12.05%)
- Seasonal allergy (10 people, 12.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (39 people, 46.99%)
- Loratadine (25 people, 30.12%)
- Dobutrex (24 people, 28.92%)
- Carperitide (24 people, 28.92%)
- Digoxin (19 people, 22.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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