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Review: could Melatonin cause Irregular heartbeat (Heart palpitations)?

Summary: Irregular heartbeat is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Neurontin, and have Insomnia.

We study 2,199 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 27 have Irregular heartbeat. Find out below who they are, when they have Irregular heartbeat and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Melatonin and have Irregular heartbeat >>>

Melatonin

Melatonin (latest outcomes from 2,653 users) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia.

Trend of melatonin reports

Irregular heartbeat

Irregular heartbeat (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 51,983 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.

Trend of Irregular heartbeat reports

On Nov, 25, 2014: 2,189 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 26 people (1.19%) have Irregular Heartbeat.

Trend of Irregular heartbeat in Melatonin reports

Time on Melatonin when people have Irregular heartbeat * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Irregular heartbeat0.00%60.00%20.00%0.00%20.00%0.00%0.00%

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

FemaleMale
Irregular heartbeat76.92%23.08%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Irregular heartbeat0.00%4.00%16.00%4.00%24.00%12.00%20.00%20.00%

Severity of Irregular heartbeat when taking Melatonin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Irregular heartbeat14.29%71.43%14.29%0.00%

How people recovered from Irregular heartbeat ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Irregular heartbeat20.00%20.00%60.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Insomnia (6 people, 23.08%)
  2. Pain (4 people, 15.38%)
  3. Multiple sclerosis (3 people, 11.54%)
  4. Depression (3 people, 11.54%)
  5. Asthma (3 people, 11.54%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Neurontin (5 people, 19.23%)
  2. Doxycycline (4 people, 15.38%)
  3. Lisinopril (4 people, 15.38%)
  4. Vitamin d (4 people, 15.38%)
  5. Fish oil (3 people, 11.54%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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