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Review: could Viagra cause Atrial fibrillation (Atrial fibrillation/flutter)?

Summary: Atrial fibrillation is found among people who take Viagra, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Erection problems. We study 33,742 people who have side effects while taking Viagra from FDA and social media. Among them, 440 have Atrial fibrillation. Find out below who they are, when they have Atrial fibrillation and more.

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Viagra

Viagra has active ingredients of sildenafil citrate. It is often used in erection problems. (latest outcomes from 35,082 Viagra users)

Atrial fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple myeloma. (latest reports from 87,299 Atrial fibrillation patients)

On May, 12, 2015: 33,742 people reported to have side effects when taking Viagra. Among them, 457 people (1.35%) have Atrial Fibrillation.

Trend of Atrial fibrillation in Viagra reports

Time on Viagra when people have Atrial fibrillation * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Atrial fibrillation22.22%25.00%2.78%5.56%11.11%33.33%0.00%

Age of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Viagra * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Atrial fibrillation0.00%0.00%0.00%2.36%1.05%11.78%18.59%66.23%

Severity of Atrial fibrillation when taking Viagra ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Atrial fibrillation50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Atrial fibrillation ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Erectile dysfunction (83 people, 18.16%)
  2. Ill-defined disorder (25 people, 5.47%)
  3. Atrial fibrillation (22 people, 4.81%)
  4. Hypertension (19 people, 4.16%)
  5. Chest pain (18 people, 3.94%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (94 people, 20.57%)
  2. Digoxin (89 people, 19.47%)
  3. Coumadin (83 people, 18.16%)
  4. Warfarin sodium (64 people, 14.00%)
  5. Lipitor (62 people, 13.57%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • I have over 300 limb movements at night. Mild sleep apnea too. I don't use a c-pap. Ive been on antidepressants for 30 years. I was diagnosed with Lyme disease but the medicine didn't cause a Herx so I stopped treatment. I now have A fib

    Reply

    PANCHOELBARDO on Apr, 30, 2015:

    TRY A BIPAP INSTEAD OF A CPAP. I DID. IT IS BETTER THAN A CPAP SINCE IT HAS DIFFERENT AIR PRESSURES INHALING AND EXHALING.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • I have a localized rash on my back..looks like shingles but i did take a Viagra last night.. could this be form the Viagra???

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