Related topic: Valium, Abnormal heart rhythms
Review: could Valium cause Abnormal heart rhythms?
Summary: Abnormal heart rhythms could be caused by Valium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 20,006 people who have side effects while taking Valium from FDA and social media. Among them, 211 have Abnormal heart rhythms. Find out below who they are, when they have Abnormal heart rhythms and more.
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Valium (latest outcomes from 21,762 users) has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Abnormal heart rhythms
Abnormal heart rhythms (irregular heartbeat) (latest reports from 283,614 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, diabetes, depression.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 19,924 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium. Among them, 211 people (1.06%) have Abnormal Heart Rhythms. They amount to 0.07% of all the 281,619 people who have Abnormal Heart Rhythms on eHealthMe.
Time on Valium when people have Abnormal heart rhythms * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abnormal heart rhythms||65.22%||4.35%||17.39%||0.00%||8.70%||4.35%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Abnormal heart rhythms when taking Valium * :
|Abnormal heart rhythms||50.43%||49.57% |
Age of people who have Abnormal heart rhythms when taking Valium * :
|Abnormal heart rhythms||0.48%||0.48%||0.97%||1.93%||3.38%||18.84%||32.37%||41.55% |
Severity of Abnormal heart rhythms when taking Valium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abnormal heart rhythms||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Abnormal heart rhythms ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abnormal heart rhythms||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (33 people, 15.64%)
- Pain (26 people, 12.32%)
- Anxiety (24 people, 11.37%)
- Hypertension (15 people, 7.11%)
- Arthritis (14 people, 6.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (61 people, 28.91%)
- Vioxx (48 people, 22.75%)
- Lasix (39 people, 18.48%)
- Toprol-xl (34 people, 16.11%)
- Paxil (34 people, 16.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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