Review: could Ranitidine cause Arrhythmia?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 1, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 4,099 people who take Ranitidine. Among them, 44 have Arrhythmia. See who they are, when they have Arrhythmia and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Ranitidine hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 4,449 users) has active ingredients of ranitidine hydrochloride. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastric ulcer. Commonly reported side effects of Ranitidine hydrochloride include fever, nausea, dyspnoea exacerbated, chest pain, breathing difficulty.
Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) (latest reports from 286,131 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, depression, diabetes.
On Feb, 26, 2014: 4,099 people reported to have side effects when taking Ranitidine hydrochloride. Among them, 61 people (1.49%) have Arrhythmia.
Time on Ranitidine hydrochloride when people have Arrhythmia * :
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Gender of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Ranitidine hydrochloride * :
Age of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Ranitidine hydrochloride * :
Severity of Arrhythmia when taking Ranitidine hydrochloride ** :
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How people recovered from Arrhythmia ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypoaesthesia (12 people, 19.67%)
- Dementia (12 people, 19.67%)
- Depression (6 people, 9.84%)
- Eczema (5 people, 8.20%)
- Hypertension (5 people, 8.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (12 people, 19.67%)
- Selbex (12 people, 19.67%)
- Tegretol (12 people, 19.67%)
- Renagel (12 people, 19.67%)
- Marzulene s (12 people, 19.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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