Melatonin and Irregular heartbeat - from FDA reports


Summary

Irregular heartbeat is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Xyrem, and have Insomnia . We study 8,226 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA. Among them, 95 have Irregular heartbeat. Find out below who they are, when they have Irregular heartbeat and more.

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Melatonin

Melatonin has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Melatonin 9,321 users)

Irregular Heartbeat

Irregular heartbeat has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 75,355 Irregular heartbeat patients).

On Feb, 22, 2017

8,226 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin.
Among them, 95 people (1.15%) have Irregular Heartbeat


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Melatonin cause Irregular heartbeat?

Time on Melatonin when people have Irregular Heartbeat *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 66.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.33 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Irregular Heartbeat when taking Melatonin *:

  • female: 70.65 %
  • male: 29.35 %

Age of people who have Irregular Heartbeat when taking Melatonin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 7.59 %
  • 10-19: 8.86 %
  • 20-29: 15.19 %
  • 30-39: 7.59 %
  • 40-49: 15.19 %
  • 50-59: 24.05 %
  • 60+: 21.52 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Insomnia (11 people, 11.58%)
  • Sleep Disorder (10 people, 10.53%)
  • Affective Disorder (10 people, 10.53%)
  • Narcolepsy (9 people, 9.47%)
  • Depression (9 people, 9.47%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xyrem (13 people, 13.68%)
  • Vitamin D (11 people, 11.58%)
  • Paracetamol (10 people, 10.53%)
  • Fluoxetine (10 people, 10.53%)
  • Differin (10 people, 10.53%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dizziness (30 people, 31.58%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (28 people, 29.47%)
  • High Blood Pressure (20 people, 21.05%)
  • Headache (19 people, 20.00%)
  • Fatigue (19 people, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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