Review: could Simethicone cause Cardiac Arrest?


Summary

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 leukaemia . We study 975 people who have side effects while taking Simethicone from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have Cardiac arrest. Find out below who they are, when they have Cardiac arrest and more.

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Simethicone

Simethicone has active ingredients of simethicone. It is often used in flatulence. (latest outcomes from Simethicone 1,526 users)

Cardiac Arrest

Cardiac arrest has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, death, confusional state, drowsiness, diarrhea (latest reports from 61,429 Cardiac arrest patients).

On Sep, 29, 2016

975 people reported to have side effects when taking Simethicone.
Among them, 16 people (1.64%) have Cardiac Arrest


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Simethicone cause Cardiac arrest?

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 Leukaemia (2 people, 12.50%)
  • Seizure Anoxic (1 person, 6.25%)
  • Schizophrenia (1 person, 6.25%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (1 person, 6.25%)
  • Prophylaxis (1 person, 6.25%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ativan (6 people, 37.50%)
  • Vancomycin (5 people, 31.25%)
  • Haldol (5 people, 31.25%)
  • Enbrel (5 people, 31.25%)
  • Acetaminophen (5 people, 31.25%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hypotension (6 people, 37.50%)
  • Vomiting Nos (5 people, 31.25%)
  • Mesenteric Occlusion (5 people, 31.25%)
  • Pyrexia (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Intestinal Infarction (4 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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