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Review: could Amiodarone hydrochloride cause Vertigo aggravated?

Summary: Vertigo aggravated is reported only by a few people who take Amiodarone hydrochloride.

We study 2,597 people who have side effects while taking Amiodarone hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Vertigo aggravated. Find out below who they are, when they have Vertigo aggravated and more.

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Amiodarone hydrochloride

Amiodarone hydrochloride has active ingredients of amiodarone hydrochloride. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from 2,833 Amiodarone hydrochloride users)

Vertigo aggravated

Vertigo Aggravated (latest reports from 20,804 Vertigo Aggravated patients)

On Jan, 5, 2015: 2,597 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride. Among them, 5 people (0.19%) have Vertigo Aggravated.

Trend of Vertigo aggravated in Amiodarone hydrochloride reports

Time on Amiodarone hydrochloride when people have Vertigo aggravated * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Vertigo aggravated0.000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Gender of people who have Vertigo aggravated when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
Vertigo aggravated0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Vertigo aggravated when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Vertigo aggravated0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Vertigo aggravated when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Vertigo aggravated0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

How people recovered from Vertigo aggravated ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pruritus (2 people, 40.00%)
  2. Sleep disorder (2 people, 40.00%)
  3. Nausea (2 people, 40.00%)
  4. Ventricular tachycardia (1 people, 20.00%)
  5. Ill-defined disorder (1 people, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Perindopril erbumine (2 people, 40.00%)
  2. Levothyroxine sodium (2 people, 40.00%)
  3. Lipitor (2 people, 40.00%)
  4. Coloxyl with senna (2 people, 40.00%)
  5. Warfarin sodium (2 people, 40.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Alice on May, 19, 2010:

    My father took 2 weeks of 1600mg (8 of the 200mg tab). During these short 2 weeks, have insomnia (cannot sleep), muscle weekness, kidney count elevated (already not great), double vision at times, confused and slowed, poor apeptite, nausea / vomiting, difficulty swallowing, fell down twice, tremor whole body, & feels cold. He is also suffering from hypothyroid (low), and taking coumadin (the blood thinner). His blood is now so thin that he has to stop the coumadin.

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