Diabetes and A-fib - from FDA reports

A-fib is found among people with Diabetes, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, take medication Avandia and have High blood pressure. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,310 people who have Diabetes from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 03, 2018

3,310 people who have Diabetes and A-Fib are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

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Gender of people who have Diabetes and experience A-Fib *:

  • female: 41.71 %
  • male: 58.29 %

Age of people who have Diabetes and experience A-Fib *:

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 547 people, 16.53%
  2. High Blood Cholesterol: 285 people, 8.61%
  3. Preventive Health Care: 145 people, 4.38%
  4. Type 2 Diabetes: 117 people, 3.53%
  5. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 106 people, 3.20%

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Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Avandia: 1,920 people, 58.01%
  2. Metformin: 405 people, 12.24%
  3. Avandamet: 331 people, 10.00%
  4. Lasix: 317 people, 9.58%
  5. Lipitor: 211 people, 6.37%

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Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Cardiac Failure Congestive: 1,265 people, 38.22%
  2. Heart Attack: 875 people, 26.44%
  3. Coronary Heart Disease (narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries): 579 people, 17.49%
  4. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen): 346 people, 10.45%
  5. Cardiac Disorder: 227 people, 6.86%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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