Review: could Flecainide acetate cause Lower blood pressure (Hypotension)?
Summary: Lower blood pressure is found among people who take Flecainide acetate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter.
We study 3,536 people who have side effects while taking Flecainide acetate from FDA and social media. Among them, 146 have Lower blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Lower blood pressure and more.
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Flecainide acetate has active ingredients of flecainide acetate. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from 3,814 Flecainide acetate users)
Lower blood pressure
Lower blood pressure (abnormally low blood pressure) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 107,433 Lower blood pressure patients)
On Apr, 17, 2015: 3,536 people reported to have side effects when taking Flecainide acetate. Among them, 142 people (4.02%) have Lower Blood Pressure.
Time on Flecainide acetate when people have Lower blood pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Lower blood pressure||53.85%||23.08%||7.69%||0.00%||15.38%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Lower blood pressure when taking Flecainide acetate * :
|Lower blood pressure||57.43%||42.57% |
Age of people who have Lower blood pressure when taking Flecainide acetate * :
|Lower blood pressure||0.71%||2.14%||10.00%||2.14%||10.71%||5.00%||7.14%||62.14% |
Severity of Lower blood pressure when taking Flecainide acetate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Lower blood pressure||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Lower blood pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Lower blood pressure||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (25 people, 17.61%)
- Hypertension (12 people, 8.45%)
- Intentional overdose (7 people, 4.93%)
- Prophylaxis (6 people, 4.23%)
- Arrhythmia (6 people, 4.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (26 people, 18.31%)
- Digoxin (16 people, 11.27%)
- Allopurinol (12 people, 8.45%)
- Omeprazole (11 people, 7.75%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (10 people, 7.04%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Recent Flecainide acetate related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Flecainide Acetate, Levothyroxine Sodium, Hydrocodone Compound, Haloperidol, Ativan for a 94-year old woman who has Dementia
- Comparions of Dopar, Citalopram Hydrobromide, Azilect, Flecainide Acetate for a 61-year old man who has Parkinsons, Heart Arrhythmics, Anxiety
- Comparions of TIKOSYN, Sotalol Hydrochloride, FLECAINIDE ACETATE for a 37-year old woman who has Atrial Fibrillation/flutter
- Comparions of Naproxen, Flecainide Acetate for a 46-year old woman who has Tachycardia
- Comparions of Flecainide Acetate, Metoprolol Succinate for a 68-year old woman who has PVCs
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