Amiodarone hydrochloride and Low blood pressure - from FDA reports
Low blood pressure 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 Furosemide, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Low blood pressure with Amiodarone hydrochloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,084 people who have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 19, 2017
3,084 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride.
Among them, 165 people (5.35%) have Low blood pressure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amiodarone hydrochloride when people have Low blood pressure *:
- < 1 month: 55 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 20 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Low blood pressure when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride *:
- female: 31.01 %
- male: 68.99 %
Age of people who have Low blood pressure when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.69 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.69 %
- 30-39: 3.45 %
- 40-49: 6.21 %
- 50-59: 7.59 %
- 60+: 81.38 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (12 people, 7.27%)
- Pneumonia (8 people, 4.85%)
- Pain (8 people, 4.85%)
- Ventricular Tachycardia (7 people, 4.24%)
- Asthma (7 people, 4.24%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Furosemide (36 people, 21.82%)
- Lasix (28 people, 16.97%)
- Digoxin (22 people, 13.33%)
- Lisinopril (19 people, 11.52%)
- Aspirin (18 people, 10.91%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (25 people, 15.15%)
- Nausea (24 people, 14.55%)
- Breathing Difficulty (23 people, 13.94%)
- Pleural Effusion (16 people, 9.70%)
- Cardiac Arrest (16 people, 9.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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