Nifedipine and Cardiomyopathy - from FDA reports


Summary

Cardiomyopathy is found among people who take Nifedipine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Furosemide, and have Abdominal discomfort. This review analyzes which people have Cardiomyopathy with Nifedipine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 24,884 people who have side effects when taking Nifedipine from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 13, 2017

24,884 people reported to have side effects when taking Nifedipine.
Among them, 88 people (0.35%) have Cardiomyopathy


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Nifedipine cause Cardiomyopathy?

Time on Nifedipine when people have Cardiomyopathy *:

  • < 1 month: 28.57 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 42.86 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 28.57 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Cardiomyopathy when taking Nifedipine *:

  • female: 52.94 %
  • male: 47.06 %

Age of people who have Cardiomyopathy when taking Nifedipine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.47 %
  • 30-39: 5.88 %
  • 40-49: 13.24 %
  • 50-59: 20.59 %
  • 60+: 58.82 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (8 people, 9.09%)
  • Abdominal Discomfort (8 people, 9.09%)
  • Metastases To Bone (6 people, 6.82%)
  • Breast Cancer (6 people, 6.82%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (5 people, 5.68%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Furosemide (32 people, 36.36%)
  • Coreg (27 people, 30.68%)
  • Lasix (24 people, 27.27%)
  • Digoxin (23 people, 26.14%)
  • Aspirin (22 people, 25.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Cardiac Failure Congestive (53 people, 60.23%)
  • Pain (31 people, 35.23%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (29 people, 32.95%)
  • Urinary Tract Infection (28 people, 31.82%)
  • Weakness (25 people, 28.41%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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