Amiodarone hydrochloride and Phlebitis - from FDA reports
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 Cough. This review analyzes which people have Phlebitis 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 Oct, 08, 2017
3,084 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride.
Among them, 28 people (0.91%) have Phlebitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amiodarone hydrochloride when people have Phlebitis *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Phlebitis when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride *:
- female: 20 %
- male: 80 %
Age of people who have Phlebitis when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 4.17 %
- 40-49: 4.17 %
- 50-59: 25.0 %
- 60+: 66.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 7.14%)
- Cough (2 people, 7.14%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (1 person, 3.57%)
- Heart Rate Increased (1 person, 3.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Crestor (3 people, 10.71%)
- Aspirin (3 people, 10.71%)
- Reclast (2 people, 7.14%)
- Norco (2 people, 7.14%)
- Bystolic (2 people, 7.14%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Infusion Related Reaction (14 people, 50.00%)
- Fall (4 people, 14.29%)
- Cellulitis (4 people, 14.29%)
- Rashes (3 people, 10.71%)
- Pain (3 people, 10.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Am new..so here goes .my problem urinating 4 or 5 times a night..I dont smoke or drink alcohol..trying to prep for my third marathon. So waking all the time is killing my workouts too tired from lack of sleep.seeing a urologist but so far he hasn't been much help..so thats it..any suggestions.. ...
I have been on amiodarone 400 mg/day for ventricular tachycardia for about 2 years and my fatigue is getting worse. The doctor is reluctant to stop it and I have reduced the dosage myself to 200 mg every other day. I have an implanted defibrillator.
After taking 200 mg a day for three years I get dizzy and lite headed. Cardiologist reduced to 100 mg a day and after five days blood pressure and pulse went up. Went back on 200 mg and am dizzy and lite headed but blood pressure and pulse are good as well as afb . Any suggestions?