Diovan and Atrial fibrillation - from FDA reports


Summary

Atrial fibrillation is found among people who take Diovan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Atrial fibrillation with Diovan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 66,029 people who have side effects when taking Diovan from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 21, 2017

66,029 people reported to have side effects when taking Diovan.
Among them, 1,218 people (1.84%) have Atrial fibrillation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Diovan cause Atrial fibrillation?

Time on Diovan when people have Atrial fibrillation *:

  • < 1 month: 37.27 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 27.27 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 9.09 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 13.64 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 5.45 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.27 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Diovan *:

  • female: 59.12 %
  • male: 40.88 %

Age of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Diovan *:

  • 0-1: 0.1 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.1 %
  • 20-29: 0.3 %
  • 30-39: 1.11 %
  • 40-49: 3.24 %
  • 50-59: 11.55 %
  • 60+: 83.59 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Diabetes (89 people, 7.31%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (55 people, 4.52%)
  • Pain (50 people, 4.11%)
  • Osteoporosis (49 people, 4.02%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (43 people, 3.53%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (262 people, 21.51%)
  • Coumadin (246 people, 20.20%)
  • Aspirin (228 people, 18.72%)
  • Digoxin (170 people, 13.96%)
  • Lipitor (137 people, 11.25%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Cardiac Failure Congestive (231 people, 18.97%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (213 people, 17.49%)
  • Fatigue (156 people, 12.81%)
  • Chest Pain (151 people, 12.40%)
  • Weakness (146 people, 11.99%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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