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Review: could Cosopt cause Palpitations (Heart palpitations)?
We study 2,879 people who have side effects while taking Cosopt from FDA and social media. Among them, 44 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations and more.
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Cosopt (latest outcomes from 2,934 users) has active ingredients of dorzolamide hydrochloride; timolol maleate. It is often used in glaucoma.
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 315,603 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Sep, 19, 2014: 2,879 people reported to have side effects when taking Cosopt. Among them, 44 people (1.53%) have Palpitations.
Time on Cosopt when people have Palpitations * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Cosopt * :
Age of people who have Palpitations when taking Cosopt * :
Severity of Palpitations when taking Cosopt ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Palpitations ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Glaucoma (12 people, 27.27%)
- Multiple myeloma (7 people, 15.91%)
- Pain (7 people, 15.91%)
- Constipation (6 people, 13.64%)
- Conjunctivitis allergic (5 people, 11.36%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (15 people, 34.09%)
- Levaquin (14 people, 31.82%)
- Diazepam (12 people, 27.27%)
- Chemotherapeutics nos (11 people, 25.00%)
- Zometa (11 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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