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Review: could Cortisone acetate cause Atrial fibrillation (Atrial fibrillation/flutter)?

Summary: Atrial fibrillation is found among people who take Cortisone acetate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter.

We study 3,301 people who have side effects while taking Cortisone acetate from FDA and social media. Among them, 28 have Atrial fibrillation. Find out below who they are, when they have Atrial fibrillation and more.

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Cortisone acetate

Cortisone acetate has active ingredients of cortisone acetate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 3,400 Cortisone acetate users)

Atrial fibrillation

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 87,299 Atrial fibrillation patients)

On Mar, 29, 2015: 3,299 people reported to have side effects when taking Cortisone acetate. Among them, 29 people (0.88%) have Atrial Fibrillation.

Trend of Atrial fibrillation in Cortisone acetate reports

Time on Cortisone acetate when people have Atrial fibrillation * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Atrial fibrillation0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Cortisone acetate * :

FemaleMale
Atrial fibrillation48.28%51.72%

Age of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Cortisone acetate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Atrial fibrillation0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%36.84%63.16%

Severity of Atrial fibrillation when taking Cortisone acetate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Atrial fibrillation0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Atrial fibrillation ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Atrial fibrillation0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Atrial fibrillation (11 people, 37.93%)
  2. Hypertension (7 people, 24.14%)
  3. Hypothyroidism (6 people, 20.69%)
  4. Adrenal insufficiency (6 people, 20.69%)
  5. Cardiac failure (6 people, 20.69%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (12 people, 41.38%)
  2. Coumadin (8 people, 27.59%)
  3. Amiodarone hcl (8 people, 27.59%)
  4. Bisoprolol fumarate (7 people, 24.14%)
  5. Lercanidipine (6 people, 20.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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