Could Meloxicam cause Palpitations - from FDA reports
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 High blood pressure . We study 19,278 people who have side effects while taking Meloxicam from FDA. Among them, 186 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations and more.
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Meloxicam has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Meloxicam 21,422 users)
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 75,297 Palpitations patients).
On Dec, 19, 2016
19,278 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam.
Among them, 186 people (0.96%) have Palpitations
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Meloxicam when people have Palpitations *:
- < 1 month: 50.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.25 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.25 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Meloxicam *:
- female: 79.1 %
- male: 20.9 %
Age of people who have Palpitations when taking Meloxicam *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.68 %
- 20-29: 1.35 %
- 30-39: 6.08 %
- 40-49: 15.54 %
- 50-59: 28.38 %
- 60+: 47.97 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (19 people, 10.22%)
- High Blood Pressure (19 people, 10.22%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (18 people, 9.68%)
- Depression (14 people, 7.53%)
- Arthritis (13 people, 6.99%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Omeprazole (21 people, 11.29%)
- Digoxin (21 people, 11.29%)
- Synthroid (19 people, 10.22%)
- Aspirin (18 people, 9.68%)
- Nexium (17 people, 9.14%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (65 people, 34.95%)
- Chest Pain (43 people, 23.12%)
- Fatigue (39 people, 20.97%)
- High Blood Pressure (38 people, 20.43%)
- Headache (37 people, 19.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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