Review: could Coq10 cause Atrial fibrillation (Atrial fibrillation/flutter)?
Summary: Atrial fibrillation is found among people who take Coq10, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Aspirin, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter.
We study 1,517 people who have side effects while taking Coq10 from FDA and social media. Among them, 31 have Atrial fibrillation. Find out below who they are, when they have Atrial fibrillation and more.
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Coq10 has active ingredients of coenzyme q - 10. It is often used in health. (latest outcomes from 1,757 Coq10 users)
Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple myeloma. (latest reports from 87,259 Atrial fibrillation patients)
On Feb, 25, 2015: 1,517 people reported to have side effects when taking Coq10. Among them, 31 people (2.04%) have Atrial Fibrillation.
Time on Coq10 when people have Atrial fibrillation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Gender of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Coq10 * :
|Atrial fibrillation||67.74%||32.26% |
Age of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Coq10 * :
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.70%||18.52%||77.78% |
Severity of Atrial fibrillation when taking Coq10 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Atrial fibrillation||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Atrial fibrillation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (13 people, 41.94%)
- Hypertension (8 people, 25.81%)
- Vitamin supplementation (6 people, 19.35%)
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 16.13%)
- Back pain (5 people, 16.13%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (18 people, 58.06%)
- Fish oil (14 people, 45.16%)
- Vitamin d (11 people, 35.48%)
- Digoxin (11 people, 35.48%)
- Magnesium (9 people, 29.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Are everyone's hearts as I say "behaving this evening?" Had a full day without pvcs! Always a good thing! The last afib episode was in October! For some reason it always appears every 6 months! So I'm not due until April 2015! Will try to be positive and tell myself it's not going to happen!
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