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 has active ingredients of diltiazem hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Diltiazem hydrochloride 7,302 users)
Atrioventricular block complete (heart block complete) has been reported by people with electrocardiogram qt prolonged, erythema multiforme, ventricular tachycardia, drug ineffective, stable angina (latest reports from 5,441 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
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I was diagnosed to have early stage COPD and my pulmonologist prescribed Spiriva RESPIMAT inhaler. After only four daily dosages I experienced traumatic side effects inclusive of shortness of breath,dizziness,severe headaches and inability to sleep at all over the four day period.The doctor was unavailable and i was directed to his nurse who me stop the dosage and call her the following day. I went to the office the following day and the nurse checked my heart rate, and without informing me of her findings,excused herself and called my primary care physician.On her return she advised that I go immediately without delay to my doctors,who was not in but was expected back shortly. On arriving I went to the walk-in clinic on the grounds of the doctors practice. A EKG was performed. My primary doctor had now returned and after viewing the test results and informing me that I had a abnormally low heart rate.Shortly On seeing my cardiologist I was diagnosed to have heart block and he explained the cause and remedy of inserting a pacemaker. Further, he said he wanted to put me in the hospital and felt it necessary to perform the surgery that night.This occurred on Sept. 1,2015 and I have questioned if this advice was not premature and that further testing and alternative measures such as a Holder installation or drug mediation might have been considered as a less drastic measure.
I have had Cfs for many years. Was recently diagnosed with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation and prescribed diltiazem. Had terrible side effects, gradually weaned myself off, but some residual effects remain (resting heart rate in the 40's, even more extreme fatigue, shortness of breath, indigestion and constipation). Has anyone else had this experience? Any advice?
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I have had Cfs for many years. Was recently diagnosed with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation and prescribed diltiazem. Had terrible side effects, gradually weaned myself off, but some residual effects remain (resting heart rate in the 40's, even more extreme fatigue, shortness of breath, ...
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