Valium and A-fib - from FDA reports


Summary

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 . We study 27,693 people who have side effects while taking Valium from FDA. Among them, 354 have A-fib. Find out below who they are, when they have A-fib and more.

What to expect?

If you take Valium and have A-fib, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Valium and have A-fib

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

Valium

Valium has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Valium 30,280 users)

A-fib

A-fib (most common type of arrhythmia) has been reported by people with atrial fibrillation/flutter, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 157,486 A-fib patients).

On Feb, 01, 2017

27,693 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium.
Among them, 354 people (1.28%) have A-fib


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Valium cause A-fib?

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: 53.85 %
  • male: 46.15 %

Age of people who have A-fib when taking Valium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.26 %
  • 30-39: 1.26 %
  • 40-49: 5.68 %
  • 50-59: 26.18 %
  • 60+: 65.62 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (52 people, 14.69%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (35 people, 9.89%)
  • High Blood Pressure (31 people, 8.76%)
  • Pain (25 people, 7.06%)
  • Hypercalcaemia Of Malignancy (18 people, 5.08%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (116 people, 32.77%)
  • Coumadin (93 people, 26.27%)
  • Digoxin (82 people, 23.16%)
  • Zometa (78 people, 22.03%)
  • Prednisone (77 people, 21.75%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (101 people, 28.53%)
  • Pain (101 people, 28.53%)
  • Chest Pain (90 people, 25.42%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (88 people, 24.86%)
  • Weakness (87 people, 24.58%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have A-fib when taking Valium?

Browse all side effects of Valium

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with A-fib

A-fib

Could your condition cause A-fib

A-fib

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Valium, A-fib

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Valium, A-fib