Solu-medrol and A-fib - from FDA reports
A-fib is found among people who take Solu-medrol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have A-fib with Solu-medrol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 21,133 people who have side effects when taking Solu-medrol from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 19, 2017
21,133 people reported to have side effects when taking Solu-medrol.
Among them, 397 people (1.88%) have A-fib
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Solu-medrol when people have A-fib *:
- < 1 month: 84.76 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.29 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.95 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have A-fib when taking Solu-medrol *:
- female: 42.38 %
- male: 57.62 %
Age of people who have A-fib when taking Solu-medrol *:
- 0-1: 0.29 %
- 2-9: 0.29 %
- 10-19: 0.29 %
- 20-29: 1.75 %
- 30-39: 2.04 %
- 40-49: 11.37 %
- 50-59: 21.57 %
- 60+: 62.39 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (21 people, 5.29%)
- Multiple Myeloma (18 people, 4.53%)
- Nausea (17 people, 4.28%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (16 people, 4.03%)
- High Blood Pressure (16 people, 4.03%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (97 people, 24.43%)
- Aspirin (86 people, 21.66%)
- Digoxin (82 people, 20.65%)
- Protonix (71 people, 17.88%)
- Levaquin (71 people, 17.88%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Hypotension (88 people, 22.17%)
- Breathing Difficulty (80 people, 20.15%)
- Weakness (70 people, 17.63%)
- Pneumonia (70 people, 17.63%)
- Cardiac Failure Congestive (69 people, 17.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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