Review: could Metoprolol tartrate cause Sinus node dysfunction (Sick sinus syndrome)?
Summary: Sinus node dysfunction is found among people who take Metoprolol tartrate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Digoxin, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter.
We study 38,552 people who have side effects while taking Metoprolol tartrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 75 have Sinus node dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Sinus node dysfunction and more.
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Metoprolol tartrate has active ingredients of metoprolol tartrate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 40,470 Metoprolol tartrate users)
Sinus node dysfunction
Sinus node dysfunction (a group of abnormal heart rhythms) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, diabetes, multiple myeloma, depression. (latest reports from 2,239 Sinus node dysfunction patients)
On Mar, 17, 2015: 38,552 people reported to have side effects when taking Metoprolol tartrate. Among them, 75 people (0.19%) have Sinus Node Dysfunction.
Time on Metoprolol tartrate when people have Sinus node dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sinus node dysfunction||20.00%||10.00%||10.00%||0.00%||0.00%||60.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Sinus node dysfunction when taking Metoprolol tartrate * :
|Sinus node dysfunction||27.27%||72.73% |
Age of people who have Sinus node dysfunction when taking Metoprolol tartrate * :
|Sinus node dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.43%||4.29%||94.29% |
Severity of Sinus node dysfunction when taking Metoprolol tartrate ** :
How people recovered from Sinus node dysfunction ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (17 people, 22.67%)
- Hypertension (8 people, 10.67%)
- Multiple myeloma (4 people, 5.33%)
- Prophylaxis (4 people, 5.33%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (4 people, 5.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Digoxin (31 people, 41.33%)
- Aspirin (30 people, 40.00%)
- Warfarin sodium (20 people, 26.67%)
- Lasix (15 people, 20.00%)
- Norvasc (15 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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