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Review: could Meloxicam cause Palpitations (Heart palpitations)?





Summary: Palpitations is found among people who take Meloxicam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Digoxin, and have Pain.

We study 9,085 people who have side effects while taking Meloxicam from FDA and social media. Among them, 101 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations and more.

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Meloxicam

Meloxicam has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Meloxicam 10,334 users)

Palpitations

Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.(latest reports from Palpitations 51,029 patients)

On Dec, 13, 2014: 9,085 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam. Among them, 101 people (1.11%) have Palpitations.

Trend of Palpitations in Meloxicam reports

Time on Meloxicam when people have Palpitations * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Palpitations50.00%11.11%0.00%22.22%11.11%5.56%0.00%

Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Meloxicam * :

FemaleMale
Palpitations75.49%24.51%

Age of people who have Palpitations when taking Meloxicam * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Palpitations0.00%0.00%1.18%4.71%5.88%7.06%31.76%49.41%

Severity of Palpitations when taking Meloxicam ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Palpitations0.00%75.00%12.50%12.50%

How people recovered from Palpitations ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Palpitations20.00%20.00%60.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (15 people, 14.85%)
  2. Rheumatoid arthritis (13 people, 12.87%)
  3. Arthritis (11 people, 10.89%)
  4. Depression (10 people, 9.90%)
  5. Anxiety (9 people, 8.91%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Digoxin (21 people, 20.79%)
  2. Aspirin (17 people, 16.83%)
  3. Omeprazole (17 people, 16.83%)
  4. Klor-con (16 people, 15.84%)
  5. Synthroid (15 people, 14.85%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    I started taking 3mg of biotin a day for about 3 or 4 days. I noticed my heart racing which was unusual for me. None before starting biotin. I've stopped over a week ago, going on 2 weeks and my heart still races. More at night or maybe I notice it more at night. No, I would notice it during the day. But when I sit down to relax at night it begins to flip and flop. Why is this persisting after near 2 weeks of stopping. By the way, I had a regular checkup about 4 or 5 days after stopping and the physician didn't say anything about what he heard in my heart and deep breathing. I have no pain but the palpitations are distracting and somewhat worrisome. Is there any cases of biotin doing damage to the heart?
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