Review: could Digoxin cause Swallowing difficulty?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 2, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 51,786 people who take Digoxin. Among them, 610 have Swallowing difficulty. See who they are, when they have Swallowing difficulty and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Digoxin (latest outcomes from 52,538 users) has active ingredients of digoxin. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter, heart rate irregular. Commonly reported side effects of Digoxin include atrial fibrillation/flutter, atrial fibrillation aggravated, nausea, weakness, nausea aggravated.
Swallowing difficulty (latest reports from 239,348 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 51,786 people reported to have side effects when taking Digoxin. Among them, 610 people (1.18%) have Swallowing Difficulty. They amount to 0.25% of all the 239,348 people who have Swallowing Difficulty.
Time on Digoxin when people have Swallowing difficulty * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Swallowing difficulty||18.03%||18.85%||7.38%||15.57%||22.13%||13.11%||4.92% |
Gender of people who have Swallowing difficulty when taking Digoxin * :
|Swallowing difficulty||59.77%||40.23% |
Age of people who have Swallowing difficulty when taking Digoxin * :
|Swallowing difficulty||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.97%||1.95%||5.03%||17.37%||74.68% |
Severity of Swallowing difficulty when taking Digoxin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Swallowing difficulty||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Swallowing difficulty ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Swallowing difficulty||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (87 people, 14.26%)
- Cardiac failure congestive (42 people, 6.89%)
- Multiple myeloma (39 people, 6.39%)
- Hypertension (21 people, 3.44%)
- Prostate cancer metastatic (19 people, 3.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (273 people, 44.75%)
- Lasix (232 people, 38.03%)
- Coumadin (213 people, 34.92%)
- Furosemide (136 people, 22.30%)
- Potassium chloride (134 people, 21.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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