Hydroxychloroquine sulfate and Rapid heart beat - from FDA reports
Rapid heart beat is found among people who take Hydroxychloroquine sulfate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter. This review analyzes which people have Rapid heart beat with Hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8,723 people who have side effects when taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 22, 2017
8,723 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate.
Among them, 52 people (0.6%) have Rapid heart beat
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Hydroxychloroquine sulfate when people have Rapid heart beat *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Rapid heart beat when taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate *:
- female: 88.46 %
- male: 11.54 %
Age of people who have Rapid heart beat when taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.17 %
- 20-29: 4.35 %
- 30-39: 6.52 %
- 40-49: 21.74 %
- 50-59: 21.74 %
- 60+: 43.48 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (2 people, 3.85%)
- Cardiac Failure Congestive (2 people, 3.85%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (2 people, 3.85%)
- Osteoarthritis (1 person, 1.92%)
- Orthostatic Hypotension (1 person, 1.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prednisone (10 people, 19.23%)
- Methotrexate (9 people, 17.31%)
- Enbrel (8 people, 15.38%)
- Levothyroxine Sodium (7 people, 13.46%)
- Folic Acid (7 people, 13.46%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (11 people, 21.15%)
- Breathing Difficulty (10 people, 19.23%)
- Dizziness (9 people, 17.31%)
- Hypotension (8 people, 15.38%)
- High Blood Pressure (8 people, 15.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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