Who have Arrhythmia with Epipen?


Summary

Arrhythmia is found among people who take Epipen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Singulair, and have Asthma . We study 7,068 people who have side effects while taking Epipen from FDA and social media. Among them, 90 have Arrhythmia. Find out below who they are, when they have Arrhythmia and more.

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Epipen

Epipen has active ingredients of epinephrine. It is often used in anaphylaxis. (latest outcomes from Epipen 7,652 users)

Arrhythmia

Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, pain, atrial fibrillation/flutter, osteoporosis (latest reports from 111,430 Arrhythmia patients).

On Dec, 03, 2016

7,068 people reported to have side effects when taking Epipen.
Among them, 90 people (1.27%) have Arrhythmia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Epipen cause Arrhythmia?

Time on Epipen when people have Arrhythmia *:

  • < 1 month: 90 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Epipen *:

  • female: 79.76 %
  • male: 20.24 %

Age of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Epipen *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 2.99 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 10.45 %
  • 30-39: 26.87 %
  • 40-49: 17.91 %
  • 50-59: 11.94 %
  • 60+: 29.85 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xolair (18 people, 20.00%)
  • Singulair (18 people, 20.00%)
  • Nexium (11 people, 12.22%)
  • Nasonex (10 people, 11.11%)
  • Allegra (9 people, 10.00%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Epipen, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Asthma (20 people, 22.22%)
  • Pain (10 people, 11.11%)
  • Immunodeficiency Common Variable (7 people, 7.78%)
  • Hypersensitivity (7 people, 7.78%)
  • High Blood Pressure (6 people, 6.67%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • High Blood Pressure (23 people, 25.56%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (23 people, 25.56%)
  • Fatigue (22 people, 24.44%)
  • Chest Pain (18 people, 20.00%)
  • Dizziness (17 people, 18.89%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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