Review: could Requip cause Arrhythmia?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 25, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 11,095 people who take Requip. Among them, 101 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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Requip (latest outcomes from 11,891 users) has active ingredients of ropinirole hydrochloride. It is often used in restless leg syndrome, parkinson's disease. Commonly reported side effects of Requip include nausea, drowsiness, fatigue, dizziness, insomnia.
Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) (latest reports from 286,203 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, depression, diabetes.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 11,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Requip. Among them, 110 people (0.99%) have Arrhythmia.
Time on Requip when people have Arrhythmia * :
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Gender of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Requip * :
Age of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Requip * :
Severity of Arrhythmia when taking Requip ** :
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How people recovered from Arrhythmia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Parkinson's disease (19 people, 17.27%)
- Restless legs syndrome (10 people, 9.09%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 6.36%)
- Thyroid cancer metastatic (5 people, 4.55%)
- Pain (4 people, 3.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (33 people, 30.00%)
- Digoxin (32 people, 29.09%)
- Potassium chloride (26 people, 23.64%)
- Aspirin (24 people, 21.82%)
- Plavix (23 people, 20.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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