Review: could Carvedilol cause Heart palpitations?
Summary: Heart palpitations is found among people who take Carvedilol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Digoxin, and have Hypertension.
We study 18,973 people who have side effects while taking Carvedilol from FDA and social media. Among them, 261 have Heart palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart palpitations and more.
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Carvedilol has active ingredients of carvedilol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Carvedilol 19,642 users)
Heart palpitations (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 Heart palpitations 50,967 patients)
On Nov, 26, 2014: 18,966 people reported to have side effects when taking Carvedilol. Among them, 261 people (1.38%) have Heart Palpitations.
Time on Carvedilol when people have Heart palpitations * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Heart palpitations||31.91%||44.68%||4.26%||6.38%||4.26%||6.38%||2.13% |
Gender of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Carvedilol * :
|Heart palpitations||58.91%||41.09% |
Age of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Carvedilol * :
|Heart palpitations||0.00%||0.42%||0.00%||6.30%||3.36%||10.08%||23.95%||55.88% |
Severity of Heart palpitations when taking Carvedilol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart palpitations||0.00%||85.71%||14.29%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Heart palpitations ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Heart palpitations||0.00%||25.00%||75.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (30 people, 11.49%)
- Atrial fibrillation (25 people, 9.58%)
- Cardiac failure congestive (18 people, 6.90%)
- Insomnia (12 people, 4.60%)
- Cardiac failure (10 people, 3.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Digoxin (110 people, 42.15%)
- Aspirin (96 people, 36.78%)
- Coreg (78 people, 29.89%)
- Lasix (76 people, 29.12%)
- Lisinopril (66 people, 25.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I started taking 3mg of biotin a day for about 3 or 4 days. I noticed my heart racing which was unusual for me. None before starting biotin. I've stopped over a week ago, going on 2 weeks and my heart still races. More at night or maybe I notice it more at night. No, I would notice it during the day. But when I sit down to relax at night it begins to flip and flop. Why is this persisting after near 2 weeks of stopping. By the way, I had a regular checkup about 4 or 5 days after stopping and the physician didn't say anything about what he heard in my heart and deep breathing. I have no pain but the palpitations are distracting and somewhat worrisome. Is there any cases of biotin doing damage to the heart?
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