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Review: could Meloxicam cause Atrial fibrillation (Atrial fibrillation/flutter)?
We study 9,071 people who have side effects while taking Meloxicam from FDA and social media. Among them, 147 have Atrial fibrillation. Find out below who they are, when they have Atrial fibrillation and more.
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Meloxicam (latest outcomes from 10,315 users) has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis.
Atrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) (latest reports from 381,971 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple myeloma.
On Oct, 26, 2014: 9,071 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam. Among them, 147 people (1.62%) have Atrial Fibrillation.
Time on Meloxicam when people have Atrial fibrillation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Atrial fibrillation||33.33%||0.00%||50.00%||4.17%||12.50%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Meloxicam * :
|Atrial fibrillation||68.60%||31.40% |
Age of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Meloxicam * :
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.92%||0.00%||3.65%||9.49%||83.94% |
Severity of Atrial fibrillation when taking Meloxicam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Atrial fibrillation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (35 people, 23.81%)
- Diabetes mellitus (15 people, 10.20%)
- Hypersensitivity (13 people, 8.84%)
- Metastatic neoplasm (12 people, 8.16%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (12 people, 8.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (51 people, 34.69%)
- Omeprazole (45 people, 30.61%)
- Fluconazole (44 people, 29.93%)
- Lasix (37 people, 25.17%)
- Digoxin (35 people, 23.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (2 years ago):
occasional flutter with pulse of 125 to 148 lasts for a few minutes
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after taking a few doses of meloxicam for back pain my doctor discovered atrial fibrillation that was not there previously. Now the doctor has put me on metopolol for the atrial fibrillation but information suggests that it is not very effective and can cause ventricular fibrillation.
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