Review: could Metronidazole cause Heart palpitations?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 3, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 12,932 people who take Metronidazole. Among them, 151 have Heart palpitations. See who they are, when they have Heart palpitations and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Metronidazole (latest outcomes from 13,866 users) has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in vaginitis bacterial, infection. Commonly reported side effects of Metronidazole include fever, pain exacerbated, pain, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 304,810 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 12,307 people reported to have side effects when taking Metronidazole. Among them, 147 people (1.19%) have Heart Palpitations.
Time on Metronidazole when people have Heart palpitations * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Heart palpitations||88.00%||4.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.00%||4.00% |
Age of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Metronidazole * :
|Heart palpitations||0.00%||0.00%||5.30%||12.88%||17.42%||27.27%||9.85%||27.27% |
Severity of Heart palpitations when taking Metronidazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart palpitations||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Heart palpitations ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (19 people, 12.93%)
- Contraception (14 people, 9.52%)
- Hypertension (10 people, 6.80%)
- Thrombosis (5 people, 3.40%)
- Hypogeusia (5 people, 3.40%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fluconazole (34 people, 23.13%)
- Doxycycline (33 people, 22.45%)
- Paxil (30 people, 20.41%)
- Digoxin (26 people, 17.69%)
- Ambien (25 people, 17.01%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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