Melatonin and Atrial fibrillation - from FDA reports


Atrial fibrillation is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Lasix, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 8,226 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA. Among them, 77 have Atrial fibrillation. Find out below who they are, when they have Atrial fibrillation and more.

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Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) has been reported by people with atrial fibrillation/flutter, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 157,486 Atrial fibrillation patients).

On Feb, 19, 2017

8,226 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin.
Among them, 77 people (0.94%) have Atrial Fibrillation

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Melatonin cause Atrial fibrillation?

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

  • female: 43.42 %
  • male: 56.58 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.69 %
  • 20-29: 3.39 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 3.39 %
  • 50-59: 3.39 %
  • 60+: 88.14 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (12 people, 15.58%)
  • Pain (11 people, 14.29%)
  • High Blood Pressure (10 people, 12.99%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (10 people, 12.99%)
  • Insomnia (9 people, 11.69%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (15 people, 19.48%)
  • Lipitor (11 people, 14.29%)
  • Tylenol (10 people, 12.99%)
  • Revlimid (10 people, 12.99%)
  • Prilosec (10 people, 12.99%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (12 people, 15.58%)
  • Pneumonia (9 people, 11.69%)
  • Cardiac Failure Congestive (9 people, 11.69%)
  • High Blood Pressure (8 people, 10.39%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (8 people, 10.39%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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