Morphine and Atrial fibrillation - from FDA reports


Summary

Atrial fibrillation is found among people who take Morphine, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain . We study 72,543 people who have side effects while taking Morphine from FDA. Among them, 988 have Atrial fibrillation. Find out below who they are, when they have Atrial fibrillation and more.

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Morphine

Morphine has active ingredients of morphine sulfate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Morphine 74,455 users)

Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) has been reported by people with atrial fibrillation/flutter, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 157,486 Atrial fibrillation patients).

On Jan, 24, 2017

72,543 people reported to have side effects when taking Morphine.
Among them, 988 people (1.36%) have Atrial Fibrillation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Morphine cause Atrial fibrillation?

Time on Morphine when people have Atrial Fibrillation *:

  • < 1 month: 85.54 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 13.25 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 1.2 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Atrial Fibrillation when taking Morphine *:

  • female: 47.19 %
  • male: 52.81 %

Age of people who have Atrial Fibrillation when taking Morphine *:

  • 0-1: 0.36 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.48 %
  • 20-29: 2.02 %
  • 30-39: 0.95 %
  • 40-49: 7.24 %
  • 50-59: 13.42 %
  • 60+: 75.53 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (129 people, 13.06%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (88 people, 8.91%)
  • Nausea (48 people, 4.86%)
  • Constipation (47 people, 4.76%)
  • High Blood Pressure (42 people, 4.25%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (218 people, 22.06%)
  • Lasix (201 people, 20.34%)
  • Acetaminophen (179 people, 18.12%)
  • Digoxin (157 people, 15.89%)
  • Zofran (154 people, 15.59%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hypotension (212 people, 21.46%)
  • Weakness (194 people, 19.64%)
  • Pneumonia (187 people, 18.93%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (186 people, 18.83%)
  • Anaemia (177 people, 17.91%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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