Review: could Digoxin cause Swallowing difficulty?
We study 51,853 people who have side effects while taking Digoxin from FDA and social media. Among them, 610 have Swallowing difficulty. Find out below who they are, when they have Swallowing difficulty and more.
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Digoxin (latest outcomes from 52,572 users) has active ingredients of digoxin. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter.
Swallowing difficulty (latest reports from 250,543 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Jun, 28, 2014: 51,845 people reported to have side effects when taking Digoxin. Among them, 610 people (1.18%) have Swallowing Difficulty. They amount to 0.24% of all the 250,478 people who have Swallowing Difficulty on eHealthMe.
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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From this study (5 days ago):
Seems to really manifest itself right before bedtime, like it knows I'm going to bed. I have to raise my arms above my head, or lean back with arms stretched on my bed's foot board, sort of to stretch my chest. After being in that position, can't get to sleep as soon as I want, I then pass gas, big ones, and there is relief in my chest.
From this study (5 days ago):
male 89 with atral fibrillation, After years of being on Amioderone, my doctor took me off after complaining of not feeling right with no energy. Seems that medication stopped working. Now on above mentioned medications and feel worse. Up until about 3 years ago, I have not been able to be active like i was before. Would Like to know if medications are causing all these symptoms.
From this study (1 week ago):
symptoms came on suddenly after using Fentanyl patches, but did not change after stopping use of patch
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