Review: could Diltiazem Hydrochloride cause Atrioventricular Block Complete?


Atrioventricular block complete is found among people who take Diltiazem Hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Furosemide, and have Hypertension . We study 6,059 people who have side effects while taking Diltiazem hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 49 have Atrioventricular block complete. Find out below who they are, when they have Atrioventricular block complete and more.

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Diltiazem Hydrochloride

Diltiazem hydrochloride has active ingredients of diltiazem hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Diltiazem hydrochloride 7,374 users)

Atrioventricular Block Complete

Atrioventricular block complete (heart block complete) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, atrial fibrillation/flutter, depression, type 2 diabetes (latest reports from 5,547 Atrioventricular block complete patients).

On Sep, 30, 2016

6,059 people reported to have side effects when taking Diltiazem Hydrochloride.
Among them, 49 people (0.81%) have Atrioventricular Block Complete

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Diltiazem hydrochloride cause Atrioventricular block complete?

Time on Diltiazem Hydrochloride when people have Atrioventricular Block Complete *:

  • < 1 month: 45.45 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.18 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 9.09 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 27.27 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Atrioventricular Block Complete when taking Diltiazem Hydrochloride *:

  • female: 65.31 %
  • male: 34.69 %

Age of people who have Atrioventricular Block Complete when taking Diltiazem Hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 2.04 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.04 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 6.12 %
  • 40-49: 12.24 %
  • 50-59: 12.24 %
  • 60+: 65.31 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (7 people, 14.29%)
  • Oedema (4 people, 8.16%)
  • Ill-Defined Disorder (3 people, 6.12%)
  • Gastric Ulcer (2 people, 4.08%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (2 people, 4.08%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Furosemide (7 people, 14.29%)
  • Torsemide (6 people, 12.24%)
  • Atorvastatin (6 people, 12.24%)
  • Atenolol (6 people, 12.24%)
  • Aspirin (5 people, 10.20%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hypotension (13 people, 26.53%)
  • Bradycardia (11 people, 22.45%)
  • Drug Interaction (8 people, 16.33%)
  • Blood Pressure Decreased (7 people, 14.29%)
  • Dizziness (6 people, 12.24%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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