Simethicone and Cardiac arrest - from FDA reports
Cardiac arrest is found among people who take Simethicone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Ativan, and have Acute lymphocytic leukemia (all) . We study 1,399 people who have side effects while taking Simethicone from FDA. Among them, 16 have Cardiac arrest. Find out below who they are, when they have Cardiac arrest and more.
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Simethicone has active ingredients of simethicone. It is often used in abdominal bloating. (latest outcomes from Simethicone 1,636 users)
Cardiac arrest has been reported by people with diabetes, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, atrial fibrillation/flutter, pain (latest reports from 62,596 Cardiac arrest patients).
On Feb, 19, 2017
1,399 people reported to have side effects when taking Simethicone.
Among them, 16 people (1.14%) have Cardiac Arrest
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Cardiac Arrest when taking Simethicone *:
- female: 68.75 %
- male: 31.25 %
Age of people who have Cardiac Arrest when taking Simethicone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 12.5 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 6.25 %
- 40-49: 31.25 %
- 50-59: 6.25 %
- 60+: 43.75 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (all) (2 people, 12.50%)
- Metastatic Gastric Cancer (1 person, 6.25%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (1 person, 6.25%)
- Enlarged Prostate (1 person, 6.25%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (1 person, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ativan (6 people, 37.50%)
- Haldol (5 people, 31.25%)
- Enbrel (5 people, 31.25%)
- Acetaminophen (5 people, 31.25%)
- Acyclovir (4 people, 25.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Hypotension (6 people, 37.50%)
- Mesenteric Occlusion (5 people, 31.25%)
- Loose Stools (4 people, 25.00%)
- Fever (4 people, 25.00%)
- Aspiration (4 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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