Review: could Erythromycin cause Tachycardia?
This is a review of Tachycardia by studying 1,397 people who take Erythromycin. We analyze: the time on Erythromycin when people have Tachycardia, gender and age of these people, the severity of Tachycardia, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Erythromycin. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Erythromycin (latest outcomes from 1,702 users) has active ingredients of erythromycin. It is often used in acne, infection. Commonly reported side effects of Erythromycin include nausea and vomiting, fever, rashes, pneumonia, breathing difficulty.
Tachycardia (a heart rate that exceeds the range of 100 beats/min) (latest reports from 253,825 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, schizophrenia, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 1,396 people reported to have side effects when taking Erythromycin. Among them, 25 people (1.79%) have Tachycardia.
Time on Erythromycin when people have Tachycardia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Tachycardia when taking Erythromycin * :
Age of people who have Tachycardia when taking Erythromycin * :
Severity of Tachycardia when taking Erythromycin ** :
How people recovered from Tachycardia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Acne cystic (5 people, 20.00%)
- Acne (4 people, 16.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (4 people, 16.00%)
- Ill-defined disorder (3 people, 12.00%)
- Sedation (2 people, 8.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Accutane (9 people, 36.00%)
- Cleocin t (9 people, 36.00%)
- Ceftriaxone (4 people, 16.00%)
- Benzaclin (4 people, 16.00%)
- Minocin (4 people, 16.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I am currently taking Erythromycin Base 500 MG tablets (1 tab, 3 times a day) for a tooth infection. I know from previous use the metallic taste will disappear after I stop taking the drug. I tend (and my Doc is aware) to take only 2 a day, but still have icky metallic taste in my mouth. If it didn't help the infection, I wouldn't take it (I'm allergic to penicillin). As of right now, the migraine is mild, but still uncomfortable. The itching is my neck and groin.
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I am a 51 year old female, I have had asthma my whole life, a diagnosis of COPD was made 7 years ago, I have an ideopathic allergy that causes anaphylaxis, which I have been hospitalized for many times over the last 8 years . I am supposed to be followed for Lupus however I do not have nedical coverage .
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