Review: could Chlorhexidine gluconate cause Heart palpitations?
Summary: Heart palpitations is found among people who take Chlorhexidine gluconate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 2,365 people who have side effects while taking Chlorhexidine gluconate from FDA and social media. Among them, 89 have Heart palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart palpitations and more.
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Chlorhexidine gluconate has active ingredients of chlorhexidine gluconate. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 2,387 Chlorhexidine gluconate 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 52,177 Heart palpitations patients)
On Apr, 22, 2015: 2,365 people reported to have side effects when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate. Among them, 89 people (3.76%) have Heart Palpitations.
Time on Chlorhexidine gluconate 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||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate * :
|Heart palpitations||75.28%||24.72% |
Age of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate * :
|Heart palpitations||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.78%||0.00%||18.06%||16.67%||62.50% |
Severity of Heart palpitations when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate ** :
How people recovered from Heart palpitations ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (37 people, 41.57%)
- Multiple myeloma (8 people, 8.99%)
- Anxiety (7 people, 7.87%)
- Atrial fibrillation (3 people, 3.37%)
- Insomnia (2 people, 2.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (69 people, 77.53%)
- Flexeril (49 people, 55.06%)
- Clindamycin (46 people, 51.69%)
- Prevacid (45 people, 50.56%)
- Levaquin (44 people, 49.44%)
* 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:
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- A study of side effects of Vyvanse for a 17-year old girl with ADD. The patient has Appetite Decreased, Nausea, Irritability, Fatigue, Headache, Dizziness, Bluish Skin, Heart Palpitations, Heart Rate Increased, Chest Pain, Shortness Of Breath, Dry Mouth
- A study of side effects of Ranitidine for a 57-year old woman with GE Reflux. The patient has Palpitations
- A study of drug interactions between Lamotrigine, Levothyroxine Sodium, Hydrochlorothiazide for a 47-year old woman with Depression Highs And Lows, Hypothyroidism, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Heart Palpitations, Blood Pressure Increased, Weight Gain, Weight Gain, Excessively Tired, Dry Hair, Constipated,
- A study of side effects of Losartan Potassium for a 68-year old woman with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Irregular Heartbeat
- A study of side effects of Concerta for a 22-year old man with ADHD. The patient has Irregular Heartbeat
Recent Chlorhexidine gluconate related drug comparison:
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