Review: could Voltaren cause Irregular heart beat (Heart Rate Irregular)?
Summary: Irregular heart beat is found among people who take Voltaren, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vioxx, and have Joint pain.
We study 19,608 people who have side effects while taking Voltaren from FDA and social media. Among them, 55 have Irregular heart beat. Find out below who they are, when they have Irregular heart beat and more.
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Voltaren has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Voltaren 20,082 users)
Irregular heart beat
Irregular heart beat has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, pain, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Irregular heart beat 14,932 patients)
On Dec, 13, 2014: 19,608 people reported to have side effects when taking Voltaren. Among them, 55 people (0.28%) have Irregular Heart Beat.
Time on Voltaren when people have Irregular heart beat * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Irregular heart beat||78.57%||7.14%||0.00%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Irregular heart beat when taking Voltaren * :
|Irregular heart beat||62.90%||37.10% |
Age of people who have Irregular heart beat when taking Voltaren * :
|Irregular heart beat||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.75%||1.75%||40.35%||7.02%||49.12% |
Severity of Irregular heart beat when taking Voltaren ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Irregular heart beat||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Irregular heart beat ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Irregular heart beat||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Arthralgia (17 people, 30.91%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (15 people, 27.27%)
- Osteoarthritis (7 people, 12.73%)
- Inflammation (5 people, 9.09%)
- Hypertension (5 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (20 people, 36.36%)
- Prempro (14 people, 25.45%)
- Digoxin (9 people, 16.36%)
- Prevacid (5 people, 9.09%)
- Aspirin (5 people, 9.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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