Review: could Melatonin cause Heart Rate Increased?


Heart rate increased is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Albuterol, and have Pain . We study 3,573 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 59 have Heart rate increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart rate increased and more.

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Melatonin has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Melatonin 3,549 users)

Heart Rate Increased

Heart rate increased has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, weakness, chest pain, fatigue (latest reports from 42,762 Heart rate increased patients).

On Aug, 17, 2016

3,573 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin.
Among them, 59 people (1.65%) have Heart Rate Increased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Melatonin cause Heart rate increased?

Time on Melatonin when people have Heart Rate Increased *:

  • < 1 month: 37.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 12.5 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Heart Rate Increased when taking Melatonin *:

  • female: 77.59 %
  • male: 22.41 %

Age of people who have Heart Rate Increased when taking Melatonin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 2 %
  • 10-19: 18 %
  • 20-29: 4 %
  • 30-39: 12 %
  • 40-49: 16 %
  • 50-59: 12 %
  • 60+: 36 %

Severity if Heart Rate Increased when taking Melatonin **:

  • least: 20 %
  • moderate: 20 %
  • severe: 60 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Heart Rate Increased **:

  • while on drug: 66.67 %
  • after off the drug: 33.33 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (26 people)
  • Anxiety (15 people)
  • Insomnia (12 people)
  • Breast Cancer (11 people)
  • Reflux Gastritis (10 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Albuterol (19 people)
  • Spiriva (18 people)
  • Nexium (18 people)
  • Celebrex (18 people)
  • Dilaudid (17 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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