Amiodarone hydrochloride and Syncope - from FDA reports
Syncope is found among people who take Amiodarone hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Furosemide, and have Cardiac failure. This review analyzes which people have Syncope 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, 21, 2017
3,084 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride.
Among them, 95 people (3.08%) have Syncope
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amiodarone hydrochloride when people have Syncope *:
- < 1 month: 7.14 %
- 1 - 6 months: 57.14 %
- 6 - 12 months: 21.43 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Syncope when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride *:
- female: 44.09 %
- male: 55.91 %
Age of people who have Syncope when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.15 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 2.3 %
- 50-59: 19.54 %
- 60+: 77.01 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Cardiac Failure (12 people, 12.63%)
- Ventricular Fibrillation (10 people, 10.53%)
- High Blood Pressure (7 people, 7.37%)
- Seasonal Allergy (6 people, 6.32%)
- Essential Hypertension (6 people, 6.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Furosemide (29 people, 30.53%)
- Digoxin (17 people, 17.89%)
- Warfarin Sodium (15 people, 15.79%)
- Aspirin (14 people, 14.74%)
- Coumadin (13 people, 13.68%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (19 people, 20.00%)
- Torsade De Pointes (18 people, 18.95%)
- Ventricular Extrasystoles (17 people, 17.89%)
- Hypotension (16 people, 16.84%)
- Ventricular Tachycardia (14 people, 14.74%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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