Review: could Xanax cause Cardiac flutter?
Summary: Cardiac flutter could be caused by Xanax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Digoxin, and have Depression.
We study 54,812 people who have side effects while taking Xanax from FDA and social media. Among them, 50 have Cardiac flutter. Find out below who they are, when they have Cardiac flutter and more.
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Xanax (latest outcomes from 58,738 users) has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Cardiac flutter (abnormal heart rhythm) (latest reports from 11,240 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, quit smoking.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 54,772 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax. Among them, 50 people (0.09%) have Cardiac Flutter. They amount to 0.45% of all the 11,226 people who have Cardiac Flutter on eHealthMe.
Time on Xanax when people have Cardiac flutter * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Cardiac flutter||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Cardiac flutter when taking Xanax * :
|Cardiac flutter||70.00%||30.00% |
Age of people who have Cardiac flutter when taking Xanax * :
|Cardiac flutter||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.00%||30.00%||25.00%||40.00% |
Severity of Cardiac flutter when taking Xanax ** :
How people recovered from Cardiac flutter ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (6 people, 12.00%)
- Diabetes mellitus (4 people, 8.00%)
- Osteoporosis (3 people, 6.00%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 6.00%)
- Emphysema (3 people, 6.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Digoxin (15 people, 30.00%)
- Aspirin (15 people, 30.00%)
- Alprazolam (14 people, 28.00%)
- Lasix (11 people, 22.00%)
- Paxil (9 people, 18.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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