Review: could Clarithromycin cause Cardiotoxicity?
This is a review of Cardiotoxicity by studying 12,593 people who take Clarithromycin. We analyze: the time on Clarithromycin when people have Cardiotoxicity, gender and age of these people, the severity of Cardiotoxicity, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Clarithromycin. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Clarithromycin (latest outcomes from 13,193 users) has active ingredients of clarithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis, infection. Commonly reported side effects of Clarithromycin include fever, diarrhea, breathing difficulty, nausea aggravated, nausea.
Cardiotoxicity (damage to the heart muscle) (latest reports from 4,380 patients) has been reported by people with breast cancer, breast cancer metastatic, non-hodgkin's lymphoma, multiple myeloma, depression.
On Feb, 20, 2014: 11,797 people reported to have side effects when taking Clarithromycin. Among them, 5 people (0.04%) have Cardiotoxicity.
Time on Clarithromycin when people have Cardiotoxicity * :
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Gender of people who have Cardiotoxicity when taking Clarithromycin * :
Age of people who have Cardiotoxicity when taking Clarithromycin * :
Severity of Cardiotoxicity when taking Clarithromycin ** :
How people recovered from Cardiotoxicity ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Lower respiratory tract infection (5 people, 100.00%)
- Depression (5 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Paroxetine hcl (5 people, 100.00%)
- Theophylline (5 people, 100.00%)
- Antacid tab (2 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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