Valium and A-fib - from FDA reports
A-fib is found among people who take Valium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Lasix, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have A-fib with Valium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 29,238 people who have side effects when taking Valium from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 07, 2017
29,238 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium.
Among them, 365 people (1.25%) have A-fib
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Valium when people have A-fib *:
- < 1 month: 40 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 50 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have A-fib when taking Valium *:
- female: 54.7 %
- male: 45.3 %
Age of people who have A-fib when taking Valium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.23 %
- 30-39: 1.23 %
- 40-49: 5.52 %
- 50-59: 26.38 %
- 60+: 65.64 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (52 people, 14.25%)
- Stress And Anxiety (38 people, 10.41%)
- High Blood Pressure (32 people, 8.77%)
- Pain (28 people, 7.67%)
- Hypercalcaemia Of Malignancy (18 people, 4.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (116 people, 31.78%)
- Coumadin (93 people, 25.48%)
- Digoxin (82 people, 22.47%)
- Zometa (79 people, 21.64%)
- Prednisone (77 people, 21.10%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (102 people, 27.95%)
- Pain (102 people, 27.95%)
- Chest Pain (91 people, 24.93%)
- Breathing Difficulty (89 people, 24.38%)
- Weakness (87 people, 23.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have A-fib when taking Valium?
Valium has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Valium 31,900 users)
A-fib (most common type of arrhythmia) has been reported by people with atrial fibrillation/flutter, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple myeloma, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 174,303 A-fib patients).
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