Related topic: Amiodarone hydrochloride, Syncope
Review: could Amiodarone cause Syncope?
Summary: Syncope could be caused by Amiodarone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Furosemide, and have Atrial fibrillation.
We study 2,577 people who have side effects while taking Amiodarone from FDA and social media. Among them, 83 have Syncope. Find out below who they are, when they have Syncope and more.
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Amiodarone hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,810 users) has active ingredients of amiodarone hydrochloride. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter.
Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone) (latest reports from 317,212 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Apr, 7, 2014: 2,559 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride. Among them, 83 people (3.24%) have Syncope. They amount to 0.03% of all the 316,791 people who have Syncope on eHealthMe.
Time on Amiodarone hydrochloride when people have Syncope * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
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 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Syncope ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (28 people, 33.73%)
- Cardiac failure (26 people, 31.33%)
- Ventricular fibrillation (24 people, 28.92%)
- Seasonal allergy (10 people, 12.05%)
- Torsade de pointes (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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