Review: could Valium cause Abnormal heart rhythms (Arrhythmias)?
Summary: Abnormal heart rhythms is found among people who take Valium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 20,067 people who have side effects while taking Valium from FDA and social media. Among them, 259 have Abnormal heart rhythms. Find out below who they are, when they have Abnormal heart rhythms and more.
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Valium has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 21,837 Valium users)
Abnormal heart rhythms
Abnormal heart rhythms (irregular heartbeat) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, depression, diabetes. (latest reports from 46,004 Abnormal heart rhythms patients)
On Apr, 5, 2015: 20,067 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium. Among them, 211 people (1.05%) have Abnormal Heart Rhythms.
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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