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Review: could Erythromycin cause Tachycardia?

Summary: Tachycardia could be caused by Erythromycin, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Accutane, and have Acne cystic.

We study 1,418 people who have side effects while taking Erythromycin from FDA and social media. Among them, 25 have Tachycardia. Find out below who they are, when they have Tachycardia and more.

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Erythromycin

Erythromycin (latest outcomes from 1,704 users) has active ingredients of erythromycin. It is often used in acne.

Tachycardia

Tachycardia (a heart rate that exceeds the range of 100 beats/min) (latest reports from 260,592 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, schizophrenia, pain, acupuncture and pain.

On Apr, 12, 2014: 1,398 people reported to have side effects when taking Erythromycin. Among them, 25 people (1.79%) have Tachycardia. They amount to 0.01% of all the 260,289 people who have Tachycardia on eHealthMe.

Trend of Tachycardia in Erythromycin reports

Time on Erythromycin when people have Tachycardia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Tachycardia100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Tachycardia when taking Erythromycin * :

FemaleMale
Tachycardia65.52%34.48%

Age of people who have Tachycardia when taking Erythromycin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tachycardia7.14%7.14%10.71%7.14%32.14%3.57%17.86%14.29%

Severity of Tachycardia when taking Erythromycin ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Tachycardia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Acne cystic (5 people, 20.00%)
  2. Acne (4 people, 16.00%)
  3. Bipolar disorder (4 people, 16.00%)
  4. Ill-defined disorder (3 people, 12.00%)
  5. Sedation (2 people, 8.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Accutane (9 people, 36.00%)
  2. Cleocin t (9 people, 36.00%)
  3. Ceftriaxone (4 people, 16.00%)
  4. Benzaclin (4 people, 16.00%)
  5. Minocin (4 people, 16.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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