Methadone hydrochloride and Cardiac arrest - from FDA reports


Summary

Cardiac arrest is found among people who take Methadone Hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Alprazolam, and have Pain . We study 1,623 people who have side effects while taking Methadone hydrochloride from FDA. Among them, 92 have Cardiac arrest. Find out below who they are, when they have Cardiac arrest and more.

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Methadone Hydrochloride

Methadone hydrochloride has active ingredients of methadone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Methadone hydrochloride 3,317 users)

Cardiac Arrest

Cardiac arrest has been reported by people with diabetes, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, atrial fibrillation/flutter, pain (latest reports from 62,596 Cardiac arrest patients).

On Feb, 15, 2017

1,623 people reported to have side effects when taking Methadone Hydrochloride.
Among them, 92 people (5.67%) have Cardiac Arrest


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Methadone hydrochloride cause Cardiac arrest?

Time on Methadone Hydrochloride when people have Cardiac Arrest *:

  • < 1 month: 50 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 50 %

Gender of people who have Cardiac Arrest when taking Methadone Hydrochloride *:

  • female: 47.06 %
  • male: 52.94 %

Age of people who have Cardiac Arrest when taking Methadone Hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 2.22 %
  • 2-9: 2.22 %
  • 10-19: 6.67 %
  • 20-29: 16.67 %
  • 30-39: 14.44 %
  • 40-49: 26.67 %
  • 50-59: 26.67 %
  • 60+: 4.44 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (9 people, 9.78%)
  • High Blood Pressure (5 people, 5.43%)
  • Sleep Disorder (4 people, 4.35%)
  • Psoriasis (4 people, 4.35%)
  • Back Pain (4 people, 4.35%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Alprazolam (19 people, 20.65%)
  • Diazepam (16 people, 17.39%)
  • Clonazepam (6 people, 6.52%)
  • Gabapentin (5 people, 5.43%)
  • Albuterol (5 people, 5.43%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Breathing - Slowed Or Stopped (64 people, 69.57%)
  • Completed Suicide (27 people, 29.35%)
  • Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged (9 people, 9.78%)
  • Torsade De Pointes (7 people, 7.61%)
  • Drug Abuse And Dependence (4 people, 4.35%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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