Imitrex and Atrial fibrillation - from FDA reports


Atrial fibrillation is found among people who take Imitrex, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Nexium, and have Migraine. This review analyzes which people have Atrial fibrillation with Imitrex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,630 people who have side effects when taking Imitrex from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 02, 2017

3,630 people reported to have side effects when taking Imitrex.
Among them, 8 people (0.22%) have Atrial Fibrillation

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Imitrex cause Atrial fibrillation?

Gender of people who have Atrial Fibrillation when taking Imitrex *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Atrial Fibrillation when taking Imitrex *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 28.57 %
  • 50-59: 42.86 %
  • 60+: 28.57 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Sclerosis (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Migraine (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Immunodeficiency Common Variable (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Blood Testosterone Abnormal (1 person, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Nexium (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Zyrtec (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Flaxseed (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Fish Oil (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Calcium (2 people, 25.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Heart Rate Irregular (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Heart Rate Increased (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Headache (1 person, 12.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you have Atrial fibrillation when taking Imitrex?


Imitrex has active ingredients of sumatriptan. It is often used in migraine with aura. (latest outcomes from Imitrex 3,687 users)

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