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 Multiple sclerosis. This review analyzes which people have Atrial fibrillation with Imitrex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,032 people who have side effects when taking Imitrex from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

4,032 people reported to have side effects when taking Imitrex.
Among them, 9 people (0.22%) have Atrial fibrillation

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Could Imitrex cause Atrial fibrillation?

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

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

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: 25 %
  • 50-59: 50 %
  • 60+: 25 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Sclerosis (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Headache (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Blood Testosterone Abnormal (2 people, 22.22%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Nexium (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Xarelto (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Flaxseed (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Coreg (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Calcium (2 people, 22.22%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Transient Ischaemic Attack (2 people, 22.22%)
  • High Blood Pressure (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Heart Rate Irregular (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Headache (1 person, 11.11%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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