Flecainide acetate and Underactive thyroid - from FDA reports
Underactive thyroid is found among people who take Flecainide acetate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Cordarone, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter. This review analyzes which people have Underactive thyroid with Flecainide acetate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,739 people who have side effects when taking Flecainide acetate from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 25, 2017
3,739 people reported to have side effects when taking Flecainide Acetate.
Among them, 14 people (0.37%) have Underactive Thyroid
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Underactive Thyroid when taking Flecainide Acetate *:
- female: 71.43 %
- male: 28.57 %
Age of people who have Underactive Thyroid when taking Flecainide Acetate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 25.0 %
- 50-59: 12.5 %
- 60+: 62.5 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (4 people, 28.57%)
- Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia (2 people, 14.29%)
- Depression (2 people, 14.29%)
- Macular Degeneration (1 person, 7.14%)
- Foetal Arrhythmia (1 person, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cordarone (5 people, 35.71%)
- Omeprazole (3 people, 21.43%)
- Ranitidine Hydrochloride (2 people, 14.29%)
- Lansoprazole (2 people, 14.29%)
- Disopyramide Phosphate (2 people, 14.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Malaise (3 people, 21.43%)
- Heart Palpitations (3 people, 21.43%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (3 people, 21.43%)
- Tremor (2 people, 14.29%)
- Nausea (2 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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