clarithromycin and Cardiotoxicity - from FDA reports


Summary

Cardiotoxicity is found among people who take drugs with ingredients of clarithromycin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drugs for < 1 month, also take medication Theophylline, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Cardiotoxicity with drugs with ingredients of clarithromycin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 40,413 people who have side effects when taking drugs with ingredients of clarithromycin from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 21, 2017

40,413 people reported to have side effects when taking drugs with ingredients of clarithromycin.
Among them, 9 people (0.02%) have Cardiotoxicity


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could  cause Cardiotoxicity?

Time on drugs with ingredients of clarithromycin when people have Cardiotoxicity *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Cardiotoxicity when taking drugs with ingredients of clarithromycin *:

  • female: 77.78 %
  • male: 22.22 %

Age of people who have Cardiotoxicity when taking drugs with ingredients of clarithromycin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 22.22 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 77.78 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Lower Respiratory Tract Infection (6 people, 66.67%)
  • Depression (6 people, 66.67%)
  • Epilepsy (2 people, 22.22%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Theophylline (6 people, 66.67%)
  • Prandin (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Kyprolis (1 person, 11.11%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Heart Attack (6 people, 66.67%)
  • Coronary Artery Thrombosis (6 people, 66.67%)
  • Cardiomyopathy (6 people, 66.67%)
  • Cardiac Failure (4 people, 44.44%)
  • Malaise (3 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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