Related topic: Melatonin, Irregular heartbeat
Review: could Melatonin cause Irregular heartbeat?
Summary: Irregular heartbeat could be caused by Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Neurontin, and have Pain.
We study 2,131 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have Irregular heartbeat. Find out below who they are, when they have Irregular heartbeat and more.
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Melatonin (latest outcomes from 2,573 users) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia.
Irregular heartbeat (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 310,916 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 2,159 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 22 people (1.02%) have Irregular Heartbeat. They amount to 0.01% of all the 310,603 people who have Irregular Heartbeat on eHealthMe.
Time on Melatonin when people have Irregular heartbeat * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Irregular heartbeat||0.00%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Irregular heartbeat when taking Melatonin * :
|Irregular heartbeat||77.27%||22.73% |
Age of people who have Irregular heartbeat when taking Melatonin * :
|Irregular heartbeat||0.00%||4.76%||14.29%||4.76%||23.81%||4.76%||23.81%||23.81% |
Severity of Irregular heartbeat when taking Melatonin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Irregular heartbeat||33.33%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Irregular heartbeat ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Irregular heartbeat||0.00%||33.33%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (4 people, 18.18%)
- Depression (3 people, 13.64%)
- Asthma (3 people, 13.64%)
- Multiple sclerosis (3 people, 13.64%)
- Nematodiasis (2 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (5 people, 22.73%)
- Lisinopril (4 people, 18.18%)
- Vitamin d (4 people, 18.18%)
- Doxycycline (4 people, 18.18%)
- Acetaminophen (3 people, 13.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Melatonin (melatonin) is often used for insomnia. Find out below the conditions Melatonin is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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