Review: could Atripla cause Heart racing (Heart palpitations)?
Summary: Heart racing is found among people who take Atripla, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Temazepam, and have Hiv infection.
We study 1,600 people who have side effects while taking Atripla from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Heart racing. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart racing and more.
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Atripla has active ingredients of efavirenz; emtricitabine; tenofovir disoproxil fumarate. It is often used in hiv infection. (latest outcomes from 1,917 Atripla users)
Heart racing (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain. (latest reports from 52,154 Heart racing patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 1,600 people reported to have side effects when taking Atripla. Among them, 11 people (0.69%) have Heart Racing.
Time on Atripla when people have Heart racing * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Heart racing||80.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Heart racing when taking Atripla * :
|Heart racing||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Heart racing when taking Atripla * :
|Heart racing||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||85.71%||7.14%||7.14%||0.00% |
Severity of Heart racing when taking Atripla ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart racing||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Heart racing ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Heart racing||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hiv infection (10 people, 90.91%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (3 people, 27.27%)
- Pain (2 people, 18.18%)
- Breakthrough pain (1 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Temazepam (3 people, 27.27%)
- Omeprazole (3 people, 27.27%)
- Azmacort (3 people, 27.27%)
- Albuterol (3 people, 27.27%)
- Combivent (3 people, 27.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Amlodipine Maleate; Benazepril Hydrochloride, Doxazosin Mesylate, Atenolol for a 67-year old woman with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Noises Or Buzzing In The Ears, Swollen Belly, Aches And Pains In Bones, Eye Allergy, Palpitations
- A study of side effects of Meclizine for a 38-year old woman with Motion Sickness. The patient has Blood Pressure Increased, Vomiting Of Medication, Heart Pounding Or Racing (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)
- A study of side effects of Elmiron for a 8-year old girl with Interstitial Cystitis (IC). The patient has Heart Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)
- A study of drug interactions between Amlodipine Besylate, Clonidine Hydrochloride for a 63-year old man with Bloodpreasure, Blood Pressure Increased. The patient has Irregular Heartbeat
- A study of side effects of Sulfadiazine for a 37-year old woman with Rheumatoid Factor Positive. The patient has Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)
Recent Atripla related drug comparison:
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