Review: could Morphine cause Atrial fibrillation (Atrial fibrillation/flutter)?
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 Morphine sulfate, and have Pain.
We study 48,675 people who have side effects while taking Morphine from FDA and social media. Among them, 787 have Atrial fibrillation. Find out below who they are, when they have Atrial fibrillation and more.
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Morphine has active ingredients of morphine sulfate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 49,770 Morphine users)
Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple myeloma. (latest reports from 87,267 Atrial fibrillation patients)
On Apr, 15, 2015: 48,675 people reported to have side effects when taking Morphine. Among them, 788 people (1.62%) have Atrial Fibrillation.
Time on Morphine when people have Atrial fibrillation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Atrial fibrillation||77.33%||21.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.33%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Morphine * :
|Atrial fibrillation||49.30%||50.70% |
Age of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Morphine * :
|Atrial fibrillation||0.36%||0.00%||0.24%||1.70%||1.09%||7.54%||12.17%||76.89% |
Severity of Atrial fibrillation when taking Morphine ** :
How people recovered from Atrial fibrillation ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (124 people, 15.74%)
- Atrial fibrillation (67 people, 8.50%)
- Multiple myeloma (55 people, 6.98%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (49 people, 6.22%)
- Nausea (48 people, 6.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Morphine sulfate (284 people, 36.04%)
- Aspirin (279 people, 35.41%)
- Lasix (246 people, 31.22%)
- Acetaminophen (216 people, 27.41%)
- Potassium chloride (192 people, 24.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Omeprazole, Zopiclone, Paracetamol, Ibuprofen, Bisacodyl, Sertraline, Gabapentin, Morphine, Morphine Sulfate for a 42-year old woman with Ulcer - Stomach, Insomnia, Fibromyalgia, Constipation, Depression, Degenerative Joint Disease. The patient has Confusion, Blurred Vision, Constipation, Toothaches, Tooth Decay, Depression, Dizziness Exertional, Muscular Weakness, Itching, Eczema Exacerbated, Neck Pain, Headache, Tooth Loss, Recurrent Leg Pain And Cramping, Loss Of Sensation, Numbness And Tingling, Paresthesias, Sensory Loss, Tingling And Numbness, Fatigue - Chronic, Weight Gain, Food Hoarding, Food Craving, Abdominal Bloating, Ocular Migraine, Stomach Pain, Bedwetting
Recent Morphine related drug comparison:
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