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Review: could Atripla cause Heart racing?

Summary: Heart racing could be caused by Atripla, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Temazepam, and have Hiv infection.

We study 1,584 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

Atripla (latest outcomes from 1,899 users) has active ingredients of efavirenz; emtricitabine; tenofovir disoproxil fumarate. It is often used in hiv infection.

Heart racing

Heart racing (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 310,872 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.

On Apr, 12, 2014: 1,522 people reported to have side effects when taking Atripla. Among them, 11 people (0.72%) have Heart Racing. They amount to 0.00% of all the 310,643 people who have Heart Racing on eHealthMe.

Trend of Heart racing in Atripla reports

Time on Atripla when people have Heart racing * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Heart racing80.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%20.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Heart racing when taking Atripla * :

FemaleMale
Heart racing0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Heart racing when taking Atripla * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Heart racing0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%85.71%7.14%7.14%0.00%

Severity of Heart racing when taking Atripla ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Heart racing0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Heart racing ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Heart racing0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hiv infection (10 people, 90.91%)
  2. Smoking cessation therapy (3 people, 27.27%)
  3. Pain (2 people, 18.18%)
  4. Breakthrough pain (1 people, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Temazepam (3 people, 27.27%)
  2. Omeprazole (3 people, 27.27%)
  3. Azmacort (3 people, 27.27%)
  4. Albuterol (3 people, 27.27%)
  5. Combivent (3 people, 27.27%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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On eHealthMe, Atripla (efavirenz; emtricitabine; tenofovir disoproxil fumarate) is often used for hiv infection. Find out below the conditions Atripla is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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