Related topic: Vancomycin hydrochloride, Atrial fibrillation
Review: could Vancomycin cause Atrial fibrillation?
Summary: Atrial fibrillation could be caused by Vancomycin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Acetaminophen, and have Prophylaxis.
We study 2,324 people who have side effects while taking Vancomycin from FDA and social media. Among them, 39 have Atrial fibrillation. Find out below who they are, when they have Atrial fibrillation and more.
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Vancomycin hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,393 users) has active ingredients of vancomycin hydrochloride. It is often used in mrsa infection.
Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) (latest reports from 374,977 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple myeloma.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 2,334 people reported to have side effects when taking Vancomycin hydrochloride. Among them, 39 people (1.67%) have Atrial Fibrillation. They amount to 0.01% of all the 382,718 people who have Atrial Fibrillation on eHealthMe.
Time on Vancomycin hydrochloride when people have Atrial fibrillation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Atrial fibrillation||40.00%||60.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Vancomycin hydrochloride * :
|Atrial fibrillation||56.41%||43.59% |
Age of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Vancomycin hydrochloride * :
|Atrial fibrillation||7.69%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.13%||7.69%||20.51%||58.97% |
Severity of Atrial fibrillation when taking Vancomycin hydrochloride ** :
How people recovered from Atrial fibrillation ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prophylaxis (5 people, 12.82%)
- Serratia sepsis (4 people, 10.26%)
- Acute myeloid leukaemia (4 people, 10.26%)
- Blood pressure (3 people, 7.69%)
- Respiratory disorder (3 people, 7.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Acetaminophen (16 people, 41.03%)
- Potassium chloride (16 people, 41.03%)
- Magnesium sulfate (15 people, 38.46%)
- Aspirin (12 people, 30.77%)
- Fluconazole (11 people, 28.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Vancomycin Hydrochloride (vancomycin hydrochloride) is often used for mrsa infection. Find out below the conditions Vancomycin Hydrochloride is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (23 hours ago):
Had rapid heart beat an hour prior to going into AF
From this study (4 days ago):
after three(3) days of vancomycin 4 times per day to treat my c diff infection, woke up to find that i now had 3 or 4 black line floaters in the vision of my right eye on which i had had cataract surgery 8 weeks ago.
will they go away when i stop the vancomycin?
From this study (3 weeks ago):
would like to restart tysabri and amprya to increase muscle/nerve activity in legs and to walk.
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