Review: could Metoprolol tartrate cause Ventricular tachycardia?
Summary: Ventricular tachycardia could be caused by Metoprolol tartrate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Aspirin, and have Hypertension.
We study 38,378 people who have side effects while taking Metoprolol tartrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 286 have Ventricular tachycardia. Find out below who they are, when they have Ventricular tachycardia and more.
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Metoprolol tartrate (latest outcomes from 40,264 users) has active ingredients of metoprolol tartrate. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Metoprolol tartrate include breathing difficulty, weakness, nausea, nausea aggravated, fatigue.
Ventricular tachycardia (rapid heartbeat that originates in one of the lower chambers (the ventricles) of the heart) (latest reports from 71,688 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, diabetes, pain, arthritis.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 38,322 people reported to have side effects when taking Metoprolol tartrate. Among them, 286 people (0.75%) have Ventricular Tachycardia. They amount to 0.40% of all the 71,612 people who have Ventricular Tachycardia on eHealthMe.
Time on Metoprolol tartrate when people have Ventricular tachycardia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Ventricular tachycardia||30.00%||10.00%||10.00%||30.00%||0.00%||10.00%||10.00% |
Gender of people who have Ventricular tachycardia when taking Metoprolol tartrate * :
|Ventricular tachycardia||41.04%||58.96% |
Age of people who have Ventricular tachycardia when taking Metoprolol tartrate * :
|Ventricular tachycardia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.15%||5.51%||7.72%||16.18%||65.44% |
Severity of Ventricular tachycardia when taking Metoprolol tartrate ** :
How people recovered from Ventricular tachycardia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (38 people, 13.29%)
- Atrial fibrillation (30 people, 10.49%)
- Depression (14 people, 4.90%)
- Ventricular tachycardia (14 people, 4.90%)
- Multiple myeloma (13 people, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (101 people, 35.31%)
- Digoxin (67 people, 23.43%)
- Lasix (65 people, 22.73%)
- Furosemide (52 people, 18.18%)
- Lisinopril (41 people, 14.34%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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