Review: could Cortisone acetate cause Atrial fibrillation?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 27, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 2,997 people who take Cortisone acetate. Among them, 27 have Atrial fibrillation. See who they are, when they have Atrial fibrillation and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Cortisone acetate (latest outcomes from 3,089 users) has active ingredients of cortisone acetate. It is often used in arthritis, acupuncture and pain. Commonly reported side effects of Cortisone acetate include pain, pain exacerbated, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain, joint pain.
Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) (latest reports from 369,858 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple myeloma.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 2,997 people reported to have side effects when taking Cortisone acetate. Among them, 27 people (0.90%) have Atrial Fibrillation.
Time on Cortisone acetate 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%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Cortisone acetate * :
|Atrial fibrillation||51.85%||48.15% |
Age of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Cortisone acetate * :
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||29.41%||70.59% |
Severity of Atrial fibrillation when taking Cortisone acetate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Atrial fibrillation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (11 people, 40.74%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 25.93%)
- Hypothyroidism (6 people, 22.22%)
- Adrenal insufficiency (6 people, 22.22%)
- Cardiac failure (6 people, 22.22%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (12 people, 44.44%)
- Amiodarone hcl (8 people, 29.63%)
- Bisoprolol fumarate (7 people, 25.93%)
- Coumadin (7 people, 25.93%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (6 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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