Review: could Levitra cause Atrial fibrillation?
Summary: Atrial fibrillation could be caused by Levitra, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Erectile dysfunction.
We study 7,855 people who have side effects while taking Levitra from FDA and social media. Among them, 48 have Atrial fibrillation. Find out below who they are, when they have Atrial fibrillation and more.
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Levitra (latest outcomes from 8,240 users) has active ingredients of vardenafil hydrochloride. It is often used in erection problems, drugs that may cause impotence. Commonly reported side effects of Levitra include erection problems, headache, skin blushing/flushing, flushing aggravated, dizziness.
Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) (latest reports from 382,782 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple myeloma.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 7,809 people reported to have side effects when taking Levitra. Among them, 48 people (0.61%) have Atrial Fibrillation. They amount to 0.01% of all the 382,741 people who have Atrial Fibrillation on eHealthMe.
Time on Levitra when people have Atrial fibrillation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Atrial fibrillation||72.73%||18.18%||0.00%||9.09%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Levitra * :
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.88%||0.00%||0.00%||43.90%||51.22% |
Severity of Atrial fibrillation when taking Levitra ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Atrial fibrillation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Erectile dysfunction (19 people, 39.58%)
- Hypertension (4 people, 8.33%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (4 people, 8.33%)
- Atrial fibrillation (4 people, 8.33%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (2 people, 4.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (15 people, 31.25%)
- Viagra (13 people, 27.08%)
- Coumadin (11 people, 22.92%)
- Cardura (10 people, 20.83%)
- Protonix (10 people, 20.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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