Diltiazem hydrochloride and Atrioventricular block - from FDA reports
Atrioventricular block is found among people who take Diltiazem Hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Furosemide, and have High blood pressure . We study 6,238 people who have side effects while taking Diltiazem hydrochloride from FDA. Among them, 34 have Atrioventricular block. Find out below who they are, when they have Atrioventricular block 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 7,374 users)
Atrioventricular block (heart block) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, atrial fibrillation/flutter, high blood cholesterol, depression (latest reports from 4,637 Atrioventricular block patients).
On Feb, 18, 2017
6,238 people reported to have side effects when taking Diltiazem Hydrochloride.
Among them, 34 people (0.55%) have Atrioventricular Block
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Diltiazem Hydrochloride when people have Atrioventricular Block *:
- < 1 month: 60 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 20 %
- 1 - 2 years: 20 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Atrioventricular Block when taking Diltiazem Hydrochloride *:
- female: 45.45 %
- male: 54.55 %
Age of people who have Atrioventricular Block when taking Diltiazem Hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 3.23 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 3.23 %
- 20-29: 3.23 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 9.68 %
- 50-59: 9.68 %
- 60+: 70.97 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Ventricular Arrhythmia (4 people, 11.76%)
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 11.76%)
- Vasodilatation (3 people, 8.82%)
- Sedation (3 people, 8.82%)
- Bipolar Disorder (3 people, 8.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Metoprolol Succinate (7 people, 20.59%)
- Furosemide (7 people, 20.59%)
- Metoprolol Tartrate (5 people, 14.71%)
- Citalopram Hydrobromide (5 people, 14.71%)
- Celebrex (5 people, 14.71%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Arrhythmias (8 people, 23.53%)
- Hypotension (6 people, 17.65%)
- Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged (5 people, 14.71%)
- Convulsion (5 people, 14.71%)
- Chest Pain (5 people, 14.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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