Review: could Diovan cause Atrial fibrillation?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 1.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 55,156 people who take Diovan. Among them, 992 have Atrial fibrillation. See who they are, when they have Atrial fibrillation and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Diovan (latest outcomes from 56,458 users) has active ingredients of valsartan. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Diovan include high blood pressure, dizziness, dizziness aggravated, breathing difficulty, nausea aggravated.
Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) (latest reports from 371,415 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple myeloma.
On Feb, 8, 2014: 52,577 people reported to have side effects when taking Diovan. Among them, 998 people (1.90%) have Atrial Fibrillation.
Time on Diovan when people have Atrial fibrillation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Atrial fibrillation||35.81%||26.35%||9.46%||13.51%||6.08%||8.78%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Diovan * :
|Atrial fibrillation||51.94%||48.06% |
Age of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Diovan * :
|Atrial fibrillation||0.09%||0.00%||0.00%||0.09%||0.94%||3.01%||9.79%||86.06% |
Severity of Atrial fibrillation when taking Diovan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Atrial fibrillation||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Atrial fibrillation ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (290 people, 29.06%)
- Atrial fibrillation (107 people, 10.72%)
- Diabetes mellitus (65 people, 6.51%)
- Pain (56 people, 5.61%)
- Osteoporosis (43 people, 4.31%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (397 people, 39.78%)
- Coumadin (313 people, 31.36%)
- Lasix (258 people, 25.85%)
- Diovan hct (233 people, 23.35%)
- Digoxin (198 people, 19.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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