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Review: could Morphine cause A-fib (Atrial fibrillation/flutter)?

We study 48,638 people who have side effects while taking Morphine from FDA and social media. Among them, 787 have A-fib. Find out below who they are, when they have A-fib and more.

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Morphine

Morphine (latest outcomes from 49,729 users) has active ingredients of morphine sulfate. It is often used in pain.

A-fib

A-fib (most common type of arrhythmia) (latest reports from 385,972 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple myeloma.

On Sep, 19, 2014: 48,633 people reported to have side effects when taking Morphine. Among them, 787 people (1.62%) have A-fib.

Trend of A-fib in Morphine reports

Time on Morphine when people have A-fib * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
A-fib77.33%21.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.33%0.00%

Gender of people who have A-fib when taking Morphine * :

FemaleMale
A-fib49.25%50.75%

Age of people who have A-fib when taking Morphine * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
A-fib0.37%0.00%0.24%1.71%1.10%7.55%12.18%76.86%

Severity of A-fib when taking Morphine ** :

n/a

How people recovered from A-fib ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (124 people, 15.76%)
  2. Atrial fibrillation (67 people, 8.51%)
  3. Multiple myeloma (55 people, 6.99%)
  4. Rheumatoid arthritis (49 people, 6.23%)
  5. Nausea (48 people, 6.10%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Morphine sulfate (284 people, 36.09%)
  2. Aspirin (279 people, 35.45%)
  3. Lasix (246 people, 31.26%)
  4. Acetaminophen (216 people, 27.45%)
  5. Potassium chloride (192 people, 24.40%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 days ago):

  • Tony on Sep, 2, 2014:

    I am 35 years old and have never had any heart conditions. After taking axiron for 6 months I have developed Atrial Fibirlations. I have been off of axiron for 3 months now and I have on average 5 to 10 episodes a day with atrial fibrilations. I have not been able to exercise or do any physician activities for 3 months now cause of this. Only other thing I was taking was a multi-vitamin that I have taken for well over 5 years.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 days ago):

  • Has COPD, CHF, pleural effusion, renal insufficiency, hypoxia, myeloproliferative disorder (without acute transformationn), malnutrition and pneumonia.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • Incidence of heart flutter seems to be greater since starting Tikosyn

    Reply

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